This blog presents accessible and jargon-free answers to perennial questions received from students and others about politics and policy. It also provides explainers to help put current events into context and encourage analysis. Overall, its aim is to help learners of all kinds reflect, assess, and connect with others on the important subjects of the day. Blog posts can be used as companion readings to a textbook or as discussion prompts. Most suitable for courses on American politics, public policy, but specific posts may be relevant to other general and specialized political science and government courses. Find more at the link below.