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Paul Pierson

Paul Pierson is John Gross Endowed Chair and Professor of Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley. He has coauthored four books with Jacob S. Hacker, including Winner-Take-All Politics.

Articles

Democrats increasingly rely on affluent suburbanites. Does that spell the end of a bold economic agenda? A forum with Heather Gautney, Ro Khanna, Dorian Warren, and others.

Jacob S. Hacker, Paul Pierson

Forums

Democrats increasingly rely on affluent suburbanites. Does that spell the end of a bold economic agenda? A forum with Heather Gautney, Ro Khanna, Dorian Warren, and others.

Jacob S. Hacker, Paul Pierson

Forum Responses

Final reply: Despite formidable constraints, a window of opportunity has opened.
Jacob S. Hacker, Paul Pierson

Can the nation-state serve social justice?

Olúfẹ́mi O. Táíwò leads a forum with Thea Riofrancos, Mariame Kaba & Andrea Ritchie, Ishac Diwan & Bright Simons, and others. Plus Leila Farsakh on Palestinian statehood, Astra Taylor and Leah Hunt-Hendrix on a “solidarity state,” Joshua Craze on rule by militia, and much more. 

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