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All the Presidents’ Bankers: Nomi Prins on the Secret History of Washington-Wall Street Collusion

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Wall Street’s Land Grab: Firms Amass Rental Empire, Ousting Tenants & Threatening New Housing Crisis

    The Blackstone Group, a private equity firm, is now the largest owner of single-family rental homes in the country. In one day alone, Blackstone bought up 1,400 houses in Atlanta. And as private equity firms gobble up huge … Continue reading

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David Stockman on Crony Capitalism

Stockman explains how the courtship of politics and high finance rewards the super-rich and corporations. Transcrpit Back in the first Gilded Age following the Civil War, with its huge concentration of wealth at the top and abject misery at the … Continue reading

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