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Thomas Frank on Pitying Billionaires


“Harper’s columnist Thomas Frank, author of the book Pity the Billionaire, joined us for a live chat. Read the full transcript here. Plus, read Frank’s piece on how billionaires are putting capitalism and democracy in chains.

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