The viability of sanctions as a major part of U.S. foreign policy played a prominent role in the back and forth between members of the…View More Lack of Understanding of Economic Sanctions at Tillerson Hearing
To paraphrase a famous cliché, “As Trump tweets, so goes the stock market.” Last Thursday, Japanese car maker Toyota’s stock plummeted following a Donald Trump…View More The Power of Digital Politics: The Economic Impact of Trump’s Tweets
Modern political ideology has devolved into a form of sectarianism. Party identification now serves as nothing short of an intellectual brand. If an individual claims…View More It’s time to embrace division in American politics
The aftermath of the 2016 election is a tale of two separate and competing definitions of equality. To those lobbying for the abolition of the…View More Defining equality in the American political system
The 2016 election represented a fundamental shift in American politics. Donald Trump’s ability to successfully position himself as a Republican who publicly repudiated traditional right-wing…View More Intraparty GOP Opposition Should Be Touted in New Administration
America is not a democracy. To be precise, it is a nationally-federated constitutional republic. This distinction, however, has sadly been largely erased from the national…View More The Electoral College Is Not Democratic. And That’s Just Fine.
Election night confirmed a long-held suspicion. This whole electoral cycle has been a lesson in humility for pundits overconfident in the reliability of data forecasting,…View More 2016 and the New Populism