“Democracy Despite Itself Why a System that Shouldn’t Work at All Works So Well” by Danny Oppenheimer and Mike Edwards
A Washington Post book review by John J. Pitney Jr., Sunday, March 11, 2012.
“Democracy Despite Itself” is a useful corrective to the cynicism that pervades so much political commentary. It … [is] very suitable for general audiences and introductory classes in political science.
The Loomis Chaffee School chose Democracy Despite Itself as their all school summer reading. Danny and Mike spent the day speaking, visiting classes, and discussing politics and psychology with the high school students at Loomis Chaffee.
A Rice Magazine book review by Christopher Dow, July 2012, page 44.
“Democracy, despite itself”
A Boston Globe interview with Mike Edwards, November 12, 2014.
“Point Person: Our Q&A with politics and media blogger Mike Edwards”
A Dallas Morning News interview with Mike Edwards, April 20, 2012.
Mike Edwards on KPFT 90.1 (Houston)
Hour long interview with Mike Edwards about Democracy Despite Itself on Give Me Liberty (90.1 KPFT, Houston) aired on Mar 5, 2012.
Interview with Mike Edwards about “Democracy Despite Itself” on “Midori House” on Monocle 24 radio station (Feb 23, 2012)
Short interview with Mike Edwards about Democracy Despite Itself on Midori House on Monocle 24 radio (Feb 23, 2012).
“As voters, we don’t like changing our minds.”
MITPressLog post by Mike Edwards, March 8, 2012.
“Strategic Voting on Super Tuesday”
MITPressLog post by Mike Edwards, March 5, 2012.
A more extensive list of press for Democracy Despite Itself is available.