Patrick T. Brown

Patrick T. Brown

Patrick T. Brown is a former Sr. Policy Advisor to Congress’ Joint Economic Committee, a policy fellow with the Institute for Family Studies, and a contributing editor with American Compass.

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Elite Overproduction or Mid-Tier Underproduction? Share This

Feb 17, 2021

One way of reading a story of American discontent is in its newspapers. Not just in their pages, but in how their ongoing decline illustrates broader tendencies fueling popular frustration. Local newspapers used to be the only game in town. National news came off the wires, opinion columns were syndicated, and each town was its […]

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Family Form Follows Function Share This

Feb 11, 2021

Effective family policy begins from the institution’s ultimate roles and purposes.

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The Self-Serving Mirage of MarketWorld Share This

Jul 09, 2020

Image: Steve Cukrov – stock.adobe.com Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World, by Anand Giridharadas (Alfred A. Knopf, 304 pp. $27) The HBO series “Westworld” was set in a futuristic theme park that featured life-like humanoid robots offering wealthy guests an immersive experience without any fear of lasting consequences. A 2018 book […]

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