Most Americans think elections are rigged in favor of incumbents, and they’re right. Part of the problem is that, unlike most other countries, we let politicians choose their voters. Vox’s Ezra Klein explains how gerrymandering works, and how we might be able to fix it.
“US elections are rigged. But Canada knows how to fix them” http://www.vox.com/2014/4/15/5604284/us-elections-are-rigged-but-canada-knows-how-to-fix-them
Gerrymandering cardstack: http://www.vox.com/cards/gerrymandering-explained/what-is-gerrymandering