Tom Edsall: Challenges Facing American Democracy in 2024 and Beyond

Edsall poster
Date & Time Apr 25 2024 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Location Robertson Hall
Bowl 002
Topics Politics
Tom Edsall
Audience Open to the Public


Thomas B. Edsall writes a weekly column for the New York Times on strategic and demographic trends in American politics. He will reflect on the challenges ahead for American democracy. These challenges include: affective polarization, inequality, globalization, a deepening urban-rural split, and persistent conflict between post-materialist values and communal obligations.



Tom Edsall


The New York Times



Deborah Pearlstein

Director, Princeton Program on Law & Public Policy

Princeton University


Nolan McCarty

Susan Dod Brown Professor of Politics and Public Affairs

Princeton University