It seems like lately political news has hit an all-time high with all of the continuous impeachment coverage and campaign trail updates, including the start of the Iowa caucuses this week. While it’s important to be an informed citizen, are you putting all of this knowledge to use? Is it leading to change? Could you do something better with your time? We delve into these questions and more this week on Viewpoints.
- Eitan Hersh, associate professor, political science, Tufts University, author Politics is for Power: How to Move Beyond Political Hobbyism, Take Action, and Make Real Change
- Naava Ellenberg, Senior, Barnard College
Links for more information:
- Amazon: Politics Is for Power: How to Move Beyond Political Hobbyism, Take Action, and Make Real Change
- The Atlantic: College-Educated Voters Are Ruining American Politics
- Bustle Profile: Naava Ellenberg