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Is There a Case for Principled Populism From the GOP? Share This

| Jan 04, 2021

DAILY CALLER—Marshall Auerback discusses how a principled populism that addresses working-class interests could emerge in the GOP.

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Complacency and wasteful spending blight US higher education Share This

| Dec 23, 2020

FINANCIAL TIMES—American Compass’s Oren Cass makes the case against forgiving billions of dollars of student debt and for rethinking our approach to higher education.

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Worker Power Or Loose Borders: You Can Only Pick One Share This

| Dec 21, 2020

DAILY CALLER—American Compass’s Oren Cass discusses the tension between worker power and loose immigration policy.

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How to Fix America: Stop Pushing College Share This

| Dec 03, 2020

THE NEW YORK TIMES—In a Dealbook feature collecting ideas from a wide variety of leaders on how to improve the country, American Compass’s Oren Cass argues for shifting our focus away from college and toward providing strong, non-college career pathways.

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Obama’s America Is Trump’s America Is Biden’s America Share This

| Nov 16, 2020

FINANCIAL TIMES—American Compass’s Oren Cass discusses the 2020 election, arguing that the outcome simply tells us who will govern us, not who we are.

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The Birth Of A Multi-Ethnic, Working-Class Conservatism Share This

| Nov 10, 2020

DAILY CALLER—American Compass’s Oren Cass argues that the future of conservatism lies in a multi-ethnic, working-class coalition.

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Don’t kid yourself about what elections reveal about America Share This

| Nov 09, 2020

CNN—American Compass’s Oren Cass argues that elections tell us simply who will govern us, not who we are, and it is critical to understand our fellow Americans who voted differently.

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A Reformed Labor Movement Could Advance Conservative Values and Priorities Share This

| Oct 27, 2020

NATIONAL REVIEWAmerican Compass’s Oren Cass responds to Michael Watson’s rejection of collective bargaining, arguing that organized labor can advance conservative principles.

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