Left populism might be working in practice — but does it work in theory? A review of Chantal Mouffe’s latest salvo in the “populism wars.”
Anton Jäger is a postdoctoral researcher at the Catholic University of Leuven in Belgium.
Populist symbolism can be powerful — but we can’t drop the old language of class.
It’s the transatlantic commentariat’s favorite political put-down. It’s also historically illiterate.