Mike Edwards

Blogger; Co-author of 'Democracy Despite Itself: Why a System That Shouldn't Work at All Works So Well'

Mike Edwards is the founding contributor of, a blog on politics and media. He is the co-author of “Democracy Despite Itself: Why a system that shouldn't work at all works so well”. He received a master’s degree in political science from UC San Diego, and a B.A. from Rice University. Mr. Edwards lives in Cambridge, MA, regularly cares for his nephews, and consumes more news commentary than is probably healthy for any one individual.