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Kerry Boyd Anderson

"Kerry Boyd Anderson is a writer and political risk consultant with more than 18 years of experience as a professional analyst of international security issues and Middle East political and business risk. Her previous positions include deputy director for advisory with Oxford Analytica. Twitter: @KBAresearch"

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How little things can feed outrage among polarized Americans

New fuel was recently added to the fire of American online outrage when the restaurant chain Cracker Barrel put a vegan sausage option on its menu.

August 23, 2022

Demographic change and its role in US politics

As more detailed census data comes out, there is an increasingly clear picture of US demographics. One finding with significant political implications is the continuing trend of a declining white population in the country.

August 16, 2022

Global progress toward gender equity is stalling

The World Economic Forum last week released a report showing that global progress toward gender parity has largely stalled. The WEF report and other analyses suggest that the pandemic threw obstacles in the path toward gender parity, though the effects vary significantly by country.

July 19, 2022