James Piereson is president of the William E. Simon Foundation and a Senior Fellow at the Manhattan Institute.
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Features January 2017
Populism, V: A bulwark against tyranny
On the structural safegaurds of the U.S. Constitution
Books September 2016
Two cheers for democracy
Books June 2016
In praise of subsidiarity
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Feb 09, 2017
The president should withdraw his executive order
On the strategy and setbacks of the recent immigration restrictions.
Dec 23, 2014
A Look Inside the Anti-Police Protest Movement
Dec 22, 2014
The Climate of Hate
October 06, 2017
“Populism & its critics”
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The New Criterion and The Social Affairs Unit hosted “Populism and its critics” on September 29, 2017. The symposium brought together preeminent conservative thinkers from both sides of the Atlantic to discuss the rise of President Donald Trump, Brexit, and the overarching populist movements that enabled both. Please enjoy the symposium as a podcast or video below, or listen on our iTunes podcast channel here.
November 21, 2013
Question & answer session from The Kennedy Phenomenon
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A brief question and answer session about JKF, his assassination, and his legacy with Roger Kimball, Fred Siegel, James Piereson, and Ira Stoll.