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Populism on the Left and Right is poisoning economic discourse

Populism on the Left and Right is poisoning economic discourse | @MrRBourne

16.8.2019

Populism on the Left and Right is poisoning economic discourse | MrRBourne

In a 1964 US Supreme Court case, Justice Potter Stewart famously realised the difficulty of defining hard-core pornography.

Economic populism is similarly hard to define. Yet there is plenty of it around in the US and, whether it be Democrat presidential candidates Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders on the Left or President Donald Trump and Fox News host Tucker Carlson on the Right, we should know it when we see or hear it. The stakes mean it’s too important not to.

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MrRBourne Seriously, The Telegraph publishes this after so many faked stories they've put out recently? See bogus Brexit no-deal referendum from last week published here. MrRBourne DBChirpy in USA there really is not any economic discourse. Yes both side appeal to their followers about elite disregarding them. In this case it’s the truth. But ordinary people have no power over the elite since Citizens United

MrRBourne Disingenuous conservative opinion CitationsPod inexplicable Republican best friend.

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