2008 election

The origins of the 2008 Tea Party movement have been a source of lettered debate for academics both in the US and across
We may be red states and blue states, but we also may want more in common than we think, and that's important to remember regardless of who we elect as president.
Four years ago, I was standing outside in the Los Angeles heat, knocking on doors in my West Hollywood neighborhood as a volunteer with Obama for America. Today, I sit in an apartment across from rainy Regents Park in London, my absentee ballot waiting to be mailed.