A. Kamma

Jan 31, 2021

8 min read

What if the U.S. Had 7 Political Parties?

Voters in the U.S. love to complain about our rigid, two-party system. When election season rolls around, we feel constricted by the “two evils” that are the Democratic and Republican parties and we desire more options. Of course, there are more options: the Libertarian, Green, Constitution, Reform, Socialist Workers, and Prohibition Party will all gladly have your vote. However, barring the occasional surprise, America’s third parties never actually get elected to office. But maybe that’s about to change. Since Donald Trump’s chaotic election loss in 2020, his shaky relationship…