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Trump, Twitter and the Authoritarian Presidency: Professor Lowndes in the Huffington Post!

The Political Science department’s own Professor Joe Lowndes has written an article for the Huffington Post comparing the use of media between the Trump campaign and the Nixon administration. Follow the link below to read the article in full!


“Trump, Twitter and the Authoritarian Presidency”

Professor Lowndes discusses theNEWS_lowndes possible ramifications of internet pressure tactics implemented by political forces while comparing the use of media between the Trump campaign and Nixon administration. Click the link above to read the full article!

Joseph Lowndes is an Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Oregon and Oregon expert in race, conservatism, social movements and elections. Joe is the author of “From the New Deal to the New Right: Race and the Southern Origins of Modern Conservatism,” and co-editor of “Race and American Political Development.”



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