Robert Albro received his Ph.D. in sociocultural anthropology from the University of Chicago. Dr. Albro has conducted long-term ethnographic research, and published widely, on the changing terms of citizenship, democratic participation, and indigenous movements in Bolivia. Read More

Global Dialogues and Nativist Travel Bans

The Trump administration’s immigration crackdown directly damages US cultural diplomacy, and undermines the flow of transnational cultural content in ways at once parochial and potentially damaging to the US as a source of global inspiration over the long term. This is how once influential US soft power can become irrelevant. The Trump administration’s anti-immigration crackdown,…