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    • Black Edge

    • Inside Information, Dirty Money, and the Quest to Bring Down the Most Wanted Man on Wall Street
    • By: Sheelah Kolhatkar
    • Narrated by: Kaleo Griffith
    • Length: 12 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The rise over the last two decades of a powerful new class of billionaire financiers marks a singular shift in the American economic and political landscape. Their vast reserves of concentrated wealth have allowed a small group of big winners to write their own rules of capitalism and public policy. How did we get here? Through meticulous reporting and powerful storytelling, New Yorker staff writer Sheelah Kolhatkar shows how Steve Cohen became one of the richest and most influential figures in finance—and what happened when the Justice Department put him in its crosshairs.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Decent story, if at times redundant

    • By Christopher Wesdock on 05-01-17
    • Inside Information, Dirty Money, and the Quest to Bring Down the Most Wanted Man on Wall Street
    • By: Sheelah Kolhatkar
    • Narrated by: Kaleo Griffith
    • Length: 12 hrs and 32 mins
    • Release date: 03-28-17
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 960 ratings

    Regular price: $31.50

    • Episode 60: What Is Trumpism

    • By: David Remnick, Sheelah Kolhatkar, Colin Nissan, and others
    • Length: 55 mins
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    Will the Wall Street insiders Trump has picked to run his economy deliver on the populist promises he made? Sheelah Kolhatkar discusses Trump’s...

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    • The New Yorker, October 23rd 2017 (Sheelah Kolhatkar, Ronan Farrow, Evan Osnons)

    • By: Sheelah Kolhatkar, Ronan Farrow, Evan Osnons
    • Narrated by: Jamie Renell
    • Length: 2 hrs and 3 mins
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    In this issue: "Fighting Words" by Evan Osnos: President Trump's irrational hatred of the Iran Deal. "Dark Factory" by Sheelah Kolhatkar: The robotics revolution is changing what machines can do. Where do humans fit in? "Abuses of Power" by Ronan Farrow: Stories from the women harmed by Hollywood's most influential producer. "Across the Ages" by Anthony Lane: Reviews of The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) and Wonderstruck.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The New Yorker, June 5th and 12th 2017: Part 2 (James Wood, Joan Acocella, Sheelah Kolhatkar)

    • By: James Wood, Joan Acocella, Sheelah Kolhatkar
    • Narrated by: Todd Mundt
    • Length: 1 hr and 54 mins
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    In this issue: "No More Mr. Nice Guy" by Sheelah Kolhatkar; "No, We Cannot" by Jill Lepore; "Civil Wars" by Joan Acocella; "The Other Side of Silence" by James Wood; "The Night Shift" by Akhil Sharma; "The Dinner Party" by Jennifer Egan; and "Kevin's Gate" by Emily Nussbaum.

    Regular price: $5.95

    • The New Yorker, November 20th 2017 (Sheelah Kolhatkar, Elizabeth Kolbert, Hua Hsu)

    • By: Sheelah Kolhatkar, Elizabeth Kolbert, Hua Hsu
    • Narrated by: Jamie Renell
    • Length: 2 hrs and 6 mins
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    In this issue: "Autumn of the Patriarchy" by David Remnick: The Weinstein moment and the Trump Presidency. "Wet Paint" by Susan Lehman: A Belgian expat investigates why there are there so many "wet paint" signs in the subway. "The Disrupters" by Sheelah Kolhatkar: The dramatic imbalance in pay and power has created the conditions for abuse. More and more, women are pushing for change.

    Regular price: $5.95