Although populism has had a known existence in the United States, it has greatly amplified since Trump’s announcement of his candidacy in the 2016 U.S. elections. President Trump’s abrasive and blunt speech has materialized the very paradigm of populism in politics.
Amna recently graduated from Bahria University, Islamabad with a BSS Hons - majors in international relations. Her thesis was titled “Rise of Right-Wing Populism: Comparative Study of Populism in Italy and USA.” She has also completed several internships including interning at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and also the National Assembly of Pakistan. She aspires to join the Civil Services of Pakistan.