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Franklin Foer

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Staff writer at the Atlantic.

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Joined June 2010
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5 months ago
Liberals are suddenly concerned about Orban? I wrote this a few years back about how he destroyed media, crushed academic freedom, and created the most anti-Semitic country in Europe. We’re actually not outraged enough at the right’s embrace of him.
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7 months ago
RT @PoliticsProse : Today, George Packer discusses LAST BEST HOPE, a book about America's descent into a failed state and what the path forw…
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10 months ago
RT @AlecMacGillis : This is at 6pm ET tonight! Talking FULFILLMENT with @FranklinFoer , an authority on the subject.

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10 months ago
Very proud of my wife for bringing this doc into the world. It’s like a rock and roll anthem for equal pay.
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10 months ago
When the goal is bigger than the game. Follow the U.S. Women's National Soccer Team in their pursuit for pay equity and justice. #LFGthemovie , a new Max Original documentary, is kicking off on HBO Max.
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11 months ago
While I’m self promoting, I wrote a book about Amazon that is sold on Amazon, though I suggest it is possible to buy it elsewhere. …
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11 months ago
And a piece I wrote in 2014 urging the government to throw the antitrust book at Bezos after he dominated the book biz.
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11 months ago
Having won American capitalism, Jeff Bezos calls it quits....now it’s time for government and society to belatedly reckon with the power he amassed. I’ve been writing about this for a few years. Here’s a profile I wrote sketching Bezos’ world view.
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Franklin Foer
a year ago
RT @RyanLizza : Today @politico began a special 12-day run of Playbook written by an eclectic group of guests from the media world. Each wil…
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a year ago
It’s such a shame that a mask is obscuring Mitt Romney’s reactions to Josh Hawley, but the rapid blinking and reddened forehead are pleasingly polemical.
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Franklin Foer
a year ago
I've been writing about Manafort for years. It was painful to absorb this latest turn. But the lesson of his life is that venality always prevails in the end. I should have seen this coming...
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a year ago
For Jared Kushner, his dad’s pardon is the ultimate trophy. His whole existence has been about removing the stain of criminality from the family. I wrote about his pathological obsequiousness toward father figures last summer.
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a year ago
RT @CitizenCohn : **Some Personal News** THE TEN YEAR WAR, my new book, is available for pre-order. It’s an effort to tell the story of Ob…
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