Conservative Conversations with ISI: Matthew Continetti

November 04, 2020
7:00 p.m. ET

What Does the Future Hold for the Conservative Movement After the 2020 Election?

Explore This Pressing Question with Matthew Continetti, One of the Great Voices in American Conservatism Today

No matter what happens on Election Day, conservatives will face major questions about the future of their movement.

That’s because Donald Trump—regardless of how you feel about him—has shaken up conservatism.

So what does the future hold for the conservative movement after this election? Will we see a major realignment? A return to old ways? A new direction?

Explore this pressing topic with one of the most astute observers of American conservatism, Matthew Continetti, in the next episode of Conservative Conversations with ISI.

Continetti is resident fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, where he specializes in the development of the American conservative movement. He is also a plugged-in journalist—the founder of the Washington Free Beacon and a frequent contributor to prominent publications like The Atlantic, the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, and the Washington Post.

Continetti has closely studied the history of conservatism as well as its current debates. And on Wednesday, November 4—the day after the election—he will share his thoughts and predictions about what’s in store in this live discussion.

So bring your questions. Continetti will answer them on Wednesday, November 4, at 7 p.m. ET.

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About Matthew Continetti

Matthew Continetti Matthew Continetti is a resident fellow at the American Enterprise Institute (AEI), where his work is focused on American political thought and history, with a particular focus on the development of the Republican Party and the American conservative movement in the 20th century.

A prominent journalist, analyst, author, and intellectual historian of the right, Mr. Continetti was the founding editor and the editor-in-chief of The Washington Free Beacon. Previously, he was opinion editor at The Weekly Standard.

Mr. Continetti is also a contributing editor at National Review and a columnist for Commentary Magazine. He has been published in The Atlantic, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and The Washington Post, among other outlets. He also appears frequently on Fox News Channel’s “Special Report” with Bret Baier and MSNBC’s “Meet the Press Daily” with Chuck Todd.

Mr. Continetti is the author of two books: The Persecution of Sarah Palin: How the Elite Media Tried to Bring Down a Rising Star (Sentinel, 2009) and The K Street Gang: The Rise and Fall of the Republican Machine (Doubleday, 2006).