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John M. Carey
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John M. Carey is the John Wentworth Professor in the Social Sciences and the Associate Dean of Faculty for the Social Sciences at Dartmouth College. He was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 2012. He is the author or co-author of six books and around 100 academic articles and chapters on democratic representation, on the design of constitutions and electoral systems, on beliefs in conspiracy theories and misinformation, and on attitudes toward campus diversity and affirmative action in higher education. His most recent book is Campus Diversity: The Hidden Consensus (with Katherine Clayton and Yusaku Horiuchi, Cambridge University Press, forthcoming in 2020). He is a co-founder of BrightLineWatch.org, which monitors democratic performance, erosion, and resilience in the United States. He has consulted on electoral system reform in Nepal, Afghanistan, Jordan, Tunisia, Yemen, South Sudan, Israel, Mexico, Chile, El Salvador, Philippines, and Taiwan. Research and datasets are available on his website at http://sites.dartmouth.edu/jcarey/

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Conspiracy theories are present in politics everywhere, but they do not bode well for politics anywhere. Beliefs that political outcomes are controlled by hidden forces acting contrary to the...