US election

Joe Biden has won the election and now presides over a nation that is bitterly divided.

Strikingly, millions more Americans backed Trump this time than in 2016, despite one of the deadliest COVID-19 outbreaks in the world and the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression.

How has this happened? And what comes next?

openDemocracy has spoken to countless voters across the US, as well as experts, organisers and candidates to find out.

Podcast: How Democrats won Georgia – and what happens now

Published on: 9 January 2021 Written by: Mary Fitzgerald All articles by: Mary Fitzgerald Written by: Aaron White All articles by: Aaron White

Travelling across Georgia, we saw a radically different way of doing politics. The violence in DC should not obscure this story. And Democrats must learn from it.

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