Avoiding the Fourth Turning

BY DOMINIC WIGHTMAN For those of us schooled in the dismal science, the Strauss–Howe generational theory, created by authors William Strauss and Neil Howe, and held by Chief Trump Adviser and Breitbart King Steve Bannon, is overly deterministic, non-falsifiable, and just not supported by available data. The kind of a theory more likely to excite historians. Nonetheless, the theory – that the history of a people … Continue reading Avoiding the Fourth Turning