THE NATIONAL POLICY INSTITUTE

NPI is an independent think-tank and publishing firm dedicated to the heritage, identity, and future of European people in the United States and around the world.

NPI was founded in 2005 by William Regnery and Samuel T. Francis, in conjunction with Louis R. Andrews.


NPI is a registered not-for-profit organization in the United States that accepts tax-deductible donations.  

 

 

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DEPARTMENTS

BLOG

The Western Front is NPI's official blog, featuring perspectives on culture and current events.

VIDEO

NPI produces footage from its conferences, original material, and regular video-blogs from President Richard Spencer. 

RESEARCH

NPI publishes research and analysis on society, history, and culture, as well as original reportage.  

PODCASTS

NPI publishes interviews and conversations on culture and current events as well as audio from its conferences.  

 

EVENTS

NPI hosts regular public events, which serve to spread our ideas as well as foster networking amongst activists.  

PUBLISHING

Washington Summit Publishers is NPI's sister organization, which publishes books on culture, critical theory, and human biodiversity.  


NPI's LEADERSHIP

 

RICHARD B. SPENCER

 President and Director 
The National Policy Institute
Washington Summit Publishers

M.A. The University of Chicago
B.A. The University of Virginia

Richard Spencer is President and Director of The National Policy Institute and Washington Summit Publishers.  He was formerly an Assistant Editor at The American Conservative magazine and Executive Editor of Taki's Magazine (Takimag). In 2010, he founded AlternativeRight.com and edited it for its first two years.

Currently, he is Editor of Radix Journal, a biannual journal on culture and critical theory, and the host of Vanguard Radio, a weekly podcast.

Spencer has been a guest speaker at the Property and Freedom Society, The Traditional Britain Group, American Renaissance, and the HL Mencken Club.

Richard holds degrees from the University of Virginia and the University of Chicago. He was a doctoral student at Duke University before dropping out to pursue a life of thought-crime.