The people have taken over American politics, and they hate it

Power has devolved to the people. And the people hate it.

In his book “Disconnect: The Breakdown of Representation in American Politics,” Stanford University political scientist Morris Fiorina considers this “the great irony” of American politics: that the more Americans participate in their political system, the angrier and more disillusioned they become. We have met the enemy, and it is us. Or at least some of us. [cont.]

Ezra Klein, Washington Post