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Ruy Teixeira () is an American political scientist and commentator who has written several books on various topics in political science and political strategy. Most recently, he co-wrote with John Judis The Emerging Democratic Majority (2002), a book arguing that Democrats in the United States are demographically destined to become a majority party in the early 21st century. He writes and edits the weblog The Democratic Strategist.

Ruy was born in Washington, D.C., on December 15, 1951. His parents were Marie Overmeyer Teixeira and Bernardo Teixeira. He has one older sibling, Diogo Teixeira, a businessman, and one younger half-brother, Bernardo de Albergaria, a marketing executive. Ruy's parents were divorced when he was quite young and he grew up strongly influenced by his mother who was an artist, painter, and teacher.

Ruy skipped a grade in junior high and graduated from Bethesda Chevy Chase High School at the age of 16. After a year off, he attended Yale University for a year but left to participate in left-wing political activities. He eventually graduated from the University of Michigan in 1976 and moved on to the University of Wisconsin to obtain a Ph. D. in sociology in 1983.
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Total Books: 5
The Optimistic Leftist Why the 21st Century Will Be Better Than You Think
The Emerging Democratic Majority
2004 - The Emerging Democratic Majority (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780743254786
ISBN-10: 0743254783
Genre: Nonfiction
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The Emerging Democratic Majority
2002 - The Emerging Democratic Majority (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780743226912
ISBN-10: 0743226917
Genre: Nonfiction
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
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America's Forgotten Majority Why the White Working Class Still Matters
2001 - America's Forgotten Majority Why the White Working Class Still Matters (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780465083992
ISBN-10: 0465083994
Genre: Nonfiction
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America's Forgotten Majority Why the White Working Class Still Matters