One of Math & Democracy's strategies for strengthening democracy is to empower individuals in shaping a more wholistic understanding of public opinion.
Traditional survey technology restricts respondents to a narrow set of dimensions, limiting the breadth and depth of insight they can provide. As a kind of Wikisurvey, Polis allows participants to phrase opinions in their own words, producing a more nuanced and accurate portrait of public opinion.
Helping media better represent public opinion translates to a more informed populous, and empowers the public in
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