Polarization visualization discussed in Washington Post blog The Fix

Thank you to Chris Cilliza at The Washington Post’s blog The Fix for highlighting our network-based visualization (with Jim Moody) of political polarization that recently appeared in Network Science. In the context of discussing polarization, my hands-down favorite line of his recognizing the Carolina-Duke coauthorship of the paper is “If those two schools can come together, can’t we all?”

It wasn’t always this bad. The growth of political polarization, in 1 chart.” by Chris Cilliza at The Fix.

Portrait of Political Party Polarization” by James Moody and Peter J. Mucha in Network Science.

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