Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

Interpolitical dating: the Romeo and Juliet story of our times?

August 11, 2017 OZY

Article by Rose McDermott, professor of international relations, who posits that the growing ability to choose our dating partners based partly on their political ideology, via dating websites and apps, may lead to an increasingly polarized body politic, with fewer chances for compromise. "By being able to choose our dating partners based partly on their political ideology, we are losing out on potentially great connections, and sex, with others who hold different views."

Interpolitical dating: the Romeo and Juliet story of our times? (written by Rose McDermott) – OZY