A Trump supporter and an opponent debate during a pro-Trump rally seven months after his election. America has neglected its tribal divisions – racial, political and between rich and poor – Amy Chua argues in her new book. Photo: AFP

Amy Chua on US’ blindness to identity politics abroad and at home, from Vietnam to Afghanistan to Trump’s election

In Political Tribes, a book bristling with stinging home truths, Tiger Mom author blames American exceptionalism for decades of foreign-policy disasters and failure to grasp the mind-blowing tribalism that decided the 2016 election

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A Trump supporter and an opponent debate during a pro-Trump rally seven months after his election. America has neglected its tribal divisions – racial, political and between rich and poor – Amy Chua argues in her new book. Photo: AFP
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