Research Professor, American Communities Project Director
Dante Chinni directs the American Communities Project at the George Washington University and writes the “Politics Counts” blog for The Wall Street Journal. His research explores the divides in America by studying how demographic differences affect community economics, culture and politics.
Chinni is an award-winning journalist with two decades of experience including stints at Newsweek, The Christian Science Monitor and the Project for Excellence in Journalism. He has also done freelance work with pieces appearing in outlets ranging from The Washington Post Magazine to The Economist and New Republic.