Thomas Frank’s Pity The Billionaire
A funny thing happened after the Wall Street collapse of 2008, instead of embracing tighter regulation of the free-wheeling financial market that caused the failure – the public blamed the government. That paradox is the basis of Thomas Frank’s new book. He joins us.
Thomas Frank, bestselling author of the new book, Pity the Billionaire: The Hard Times Swindle and the Unlikely Comeback of the Right
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Thomas Frank will be speaking at the Brattle Theatre tonight, presented by the Harvard Bookstore. WGBH's Forum Network will be recording the event, and it will be available to view online tomorrow at wgbh.org/forum
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