Discover each shortlisted piece in the Current Affairs & Politics category, for pieces on current affairs, news, society, politics, finance or economics.
North Korea Interactives
By Reuters - Simon Scarr, Weiyi Cai, Jin Wu, Christian Inton & Wen Foo
The Electoral College misrepresents every state, but not as much as you may think
By Washington Post - Denise Lu
One Angry Bird
On Their Way: the Journey of Foreign Fighters
By DensityDesign - ... →
Congratulations to all who made the Information is Beautiful Awards 2017 Longlist:: Explore the 2017 Longlist
The Longlist represents the top 50% of entries from our Showcase, covering topics from craft beer to Scrabble; Star Trek to trans people; trolling to yoga. There are interactives, statics, mobile pieces and viz made from chocolate, clay, and vinyl.
A note on categories
A fair chunk of entries explore the current cultural debate over identity. With visualizations looking at gender representation in comics, being vegan, age gap relationships ... →