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Yashar Ali

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Yashar Ali is an American journalist who has contributed to HuffPost, NBC News, and New York magazine.
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Dark Towers
Deutsche Bank, Donald Trump, and an Epic Trail of Destruction
by David Enrich (Feb 17, 2020)
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Tags: businesshistoryeconomicspolitics
A searing exposé of the most scandalous bank in the world, including its shadowy ties to Donald Trumps business empireOn a rainy Sunday in 2014, a senior executive at Deutsche Bank was found hanging in his London apartment. Bill Broeksmit had helped build the 150-year-old financial institution into a global colossus, and his sudden death was a myst...
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What It Takes
The Way to the White House
by Richard Ben Cramer (May 31, 1993)
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Tags: historypoliticsunited-states
An American Iliad in the guise of contemporary political reportage, What It Takes penetrates the mystery at the heart of all presidential campaigns: How do presumably ordinary people acquire that mixture of ambition, stamina, and pure shamelessness that makes a true candidate? As he recounts the frenzied course of the 1988 presidential race -- and ...
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Ezra Klein