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Katherine (Kathy) Cramer is a Professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She is the author of "The Politics of Resentment: Rural Consciousness and the Rise of Scott Walker." Her written work has appeared in many venues, including the Washington Post, Vox.com, USA Today and The Guardian. She has spoken with audiences around the globe to share her insights on public opinion, rural resentment, and the effects of inequality on democratic engagement. She prides herself on speaking frequently with groups of people who want to achieve justice and democracy for all.