PULLMAN, Wash. – Reasons for the rise of populist and paranoid politics will be presented by Washington State University professor Cornell Clayton at noon Wednesday, March 1, in Bryan Hall 308 as part of the Foley Institute coffee and politics series. Pizza will be served.

Bernie Sanders campaigns.

Clayton, the Thomas S. Foley distinguished professor of government, will talk about the origins of politicians like Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump and movements like the Tea Party and Occupy Wall Street.