Opinion – Charlottesville, demographic change, and misplaced white anxiety – via Brookings Institution

Conclusions from this excellent article by leading US think-tank Brookings are highly transferable to other multiracial societies, where populist leaders are fanning fear with aging white working class voters. It applies equally to both Far Left and Far Right driven populism, where the truth is subordinated and the end justifies the means. For me, the UK provides a vivid example where the thread might read, ‘Brexit, demographic change, and misplaced white anxiety’. Thoughts?

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