Commentary
Fiscal and Monetary Policy

The Case Against Fiscal Austerity

Naïve calls for fiscal austerity are not the answer. We do not face a fiscal cliff – we face a deficit of clear thinking about the proper size of government in a liberal democracy and the proper way to achieve the sustainable prosperity that we all want and deserve.

January 27, 2021 • Ed Dolan
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Podcasts
Open Society
Political Science

Right-Wing Extremism and the Capitol Insurrection

Violent right-wing extremism again came to America’s attention in the Capitol insurrection, including organized militia groups and white supremacists. How did these movements build support, radicalize, and evolve out of the alt-right? Sam Jackson tracks the growth of the militia movement and its involvement in right-wing politics, helping to explain the involvement of former…

January 27, 2021
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Commentary
Immigration

What Is Next for Sanctuary Cities?

The policies adopted by jurisdictions that are classified as “sanctuary” policies should be standard practice in every city and state.

January 26, 2021 • Emily Van Fossen
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The Case Against Fiscal Austerity
By Ed Dolan
Right-Wing Extremism and the Capitol Insurrection
What Is Next for Sanctuary Cities?
By Emily Van Fossen