Archive: Alexandra Hudson

Alexandra Hudson is passionate about the way that ideas and storytelling can change people’s lives. She is a California native raised in Vancouver, Canada. She studied history and political philosophy at Trinity Western University and earned her Masters in International Comparative Social Policy at the London School of Economics as a Rotary Scholar. Alexandra has held posts at the Federalist Society, the American Enterprise Institute, and the Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty. Alexandra served as a Policy Advisor for the US Department of Education, where she worked to administer an annual budget of $16 billion. She left to write her first book, on how civility is essential to American democracy. She currently serves at the Liberty Fund as an educational consultant, developing resources to assist educators in teaching the works and ideas of Adam Smith. When she’s not reading a Platonic dialogue, planning her next expedition, or exploring a new recipe, she spends her evenings writing. Her work has been published in the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Examiner, Commentary Magazine, and Quillette. Alexandra lives with her husband in Indianapolis, Indiana.
The Policy Circle Bringing Women Into the National Conversation
The Policy Circle is more than a book group for future public leaders; it celebrates discussion, debate, and self-education in important topics for its own sake.
Alexandra Hudson | October 14, 2019
The Revolution You’ve Never Heard Of
The Group of Subversive Citizens Reclaiming the Civic Sphere
Alexandra Hudson | May 28, 2019
Wabash Democracy and Public Discourse Initiative
WDPD seeks to develop a new generation of leaders committed to an open exchange of ideas to resolve the many seemingly intractable problems we face.
Alexandra Hudson | April 24, 2019
Better Angels Debates
An answer to the growing concern about the constrictive nature of speech and diversity of opinion on college campuses.
Alexandra Hudson | March 21, 2019