What Donald Trump does well, Professor john a. powell explains, is link economic concerns with ontological and racial concerns among his voters. Many economists and social justice activists, by contrast, try to reduce racial concerns to economic and class concerns. His presentation demonstrates the centrality, conscious or unconscious, of belonging and ‘otherness’ in comprehending the structures of society.
- Director, Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society (HIFIS), University of California at Berkeley
- Healing Otherness: Neuroscience, Bias, and Messaging (pdf, 7.27 B)
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