• Arvanitakis on American politics – What characterises today’s populists?

    James Arvanitakis     |      November 9, 2019

    It is easy to mock populist leaders and their supporters, but the pressure experienced by a dwindling middle class and the rising economic vulnerability that many people feel should not be so easily dismissed.

  • Australia’s populist moment has arrived

    Warren Hogan     |      February 26, 2019

    Populism is driven by the view that everyday people are suffering economic hardship as the corporate and political elites prosper. A sense of rising inequality and injustice is the foundation stone of populist rhetoric and these themes are set to surface at the next election.