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Mother Jones presents ‘American Oligarchy: How the Mega-Wealthy Warp Society’

American Oligarchy: Mother Jones' latest huge reporting project just went up! More than a year in the making, with several stories going deep on how American oligarchy operates, and the toll it takes on everyone else. (Click image for more info.)

AMERICAN OLIGARCHY

PART ONE: Introduction 

     The Rise of the American Oligarchy

PART TWO: Hoarding

     How the US Became the World’s Refuge for Dirty Money
     The Dark Side of the $100 Bill
     When Gilded Age Lawmakers Saved America From Plutocracy
     How the Rich keep Their Riches Out of Reach

PART THREE: Influencing

     Philanthropy in America is Broken
     Billionaires’ Giving Pledge: Part Tax Strategy, Part PR Stunt
     A Brief History of Superyachts
     How “Woke Capitalism” Became a Right-Wing Obsession
     Receipts. Proof. Timelines. Screenshots:
           Why We Can’t Look Away From Rich People’s Drama

PART FOUR: Dominating

     Elon Musk’s Texas Takeover
     There Is a Very Good Reason Why Donald Trump Thinks Everything is Rigged
     Meet the Sililcon Valley CEOs Who Insist That Greed is Good
     These Billionaires Want to Distrupt Death — and Keep Their Fortunes Forever
     Welcome to American’s Wealthiest Zip Code
     Monet Changes Everything

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