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We’re proud to announce the winners of our first ever Blogging Democracy Contest. In partnership with the Division of the Social Sciences at the University of Chicago, we, the editors of Tocqueville 21, have invited submissions from students in the College to address the following question:
Does climate crisis demand a new social contract?
Climate change threatens to reshape our social fabric, requiring cooperation across borders, placing increased demands on state action, and raising new questions of who belongs in political communities. How should we rethink relationships between individuals and states in an age of climate crisis? This contest asks you to draw on