(Re)Defining Populism

(Re)Defining Populism

BY: TODD LU, CONTRIBUTOR I was seven years old on what seemed like a typical school day when I saw a big television screen in my first-grade classroom broadcasting CNN. I didn’t realize it then, but my first-grade teacher’s decision to let us watch the TV screen the...

Olavo de Carvalho: The Danger of Ignoring Ideas

Olavo de Carvalho: The Danger of Ignoring Ideas

BY: DANIEL LOBO, CONTRIBUTOR Auto-da-Fé was written in the early 1930s by Elias Canetti, who later went on to win the Nobel Prize in Literature. Its protagonist, Dr. Peter Kien, is a sinologist of World fame (or at least we are told so) who has the largest private...

A Letter From Our Founder

  I’m excited to share with you that Next Generation Politics (NGP) is preparing for what we hope will be our strongest year yet! For our first two years, NGP has been entirely youth-led. For a bunch of high schoolers with empty wallets and big mouths, we’ve...