President Trump’s failure to condemn the alt-right has also prevented him from expanding his support beyond his core supporters. He would gain far more supporters by rejecting alt-right bigots than he would lose.
Douglas Irwin, author of “Clashing Over Commerce: A History of US Trade Policy,” joins me to discuss the ongoing trade war, lessons from American economic history, and much more.
John Kasich has fans who would like to see him take on Donald Trump (again) in 2020. But there are three facts working against Kasich’s ability to make it a real race.
Americans are concerned about the way democracy is working in this country, but they are not turning away from democracy as a system of government.
This episode of the AEI Events Podcast features representatives from Walmart, JPMorgan Chase, FedEx, and AEI discussing the future of work and its benefits for the American worker.
For many students, the existing community college approach is not working. Reforms modeled after CUNY Start and CUNY ASAP could help change that.
Turkey’s lira has become dramatically devalued, launching an economic crisis for the country. Experts discuss the causes and implications of the currency’s collapse.
In the ongoing debate on public pensions, one side finds that pensions have become more generous over the years, while the other argues otherwise. Resident Scholar Andrew Biggs explains misconceptions by both parties.
Five years after first defaulting on a federal student loan, 70 percent of borrowers have gotten out of default.
It is morally daft to celebrate bigotry against whites as some sort of historical comeuppance for the sins—real or alleged—of their ancestors. Double standards breed resentment and rage, regardless of ideological orientation.