It’s Time for a New Conservative Movement

Of all the people who felt shaken by last year’s election, conservatives might have been the hardest hit. Like a tornado ripping through town, Trumpism caught masses of conservatives off guard, people who felt safe and established and are now left homeless, unable to recognize their own community. I grew up …

Celebrity power could transform our politics

This week, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson joined the collection of celebrity heavyweights threatening to run for President. As I’ve mentioned in several pieces, I think that Trump has broken down the barrier between celebrity and politics in way that has dangerous implications. In a piece at Forbes today I digest several of these ideas down into a single theme.