How the Right Built Trump’s Nativist Ideology

Law Professor Robert Tsai traces the harsh White nativist logic of President Trump’s immigration policies back to a multi-decade project of the right, to build an ideology around cultural nationalism, to push fear around racial demographics to the forefront of politics, and to capture power on an exclusionary, defensive agenda.
Robert wrote the Boston Review article Trumpism Before Trump with Calvin TerBeek.

 

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