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Where America’s Civic Reawakening Is Happening

Political enthusiasms are running high around the country.
Source: Greg Kahn

Editor’s Note: This photo essay is part of a series that attempts to answer the question: Is democracy dying?

state of America’s civic health, political enthusiasms appear to be proliferating—for good and ill. Some of these enthusiasms are visible to anyone with an internet connection, but they are also showing themselves in classic demonstrations of democracy. The photos that

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