Commentary

Put Working Families at the Front of the Line for Help Share This

| Mar 02, 2021

THE NEW YORK TIMES—American Compass executive director Oren Cass argues that a policy that sustains people in joblessness is not ultimately anti-poverty.

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If Conservatives Do Not Defend The Family, Who Will? Share This

| Feb 16, 2021

DAILY CALLER—Helen Andrews’s Home Building essay on why conservatives should defend the family is adapted by the Daily Caller.

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A New Conservatism: Freeing the Right From Free-Market Orthodoxy Share This

| Feb 12, 2021

FOREIGN AFFAIRSAmerican Compass executive director Oren Cass discusses a path forward for conservatism that is no longer bound by free-market orthodoxy.

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Joe Biden should be doing more that really helps workers Share This

| Feb 01, 2021

FINANCIAL TIMES—American Compass executive director Oren Cass discusses President Biden’s first days in office and why he should focus on policies that help working Americans.

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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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