- Yanis Varoufakis saw power up close.
He says capitalism is dead, democracy is crumbling and we’re ruled by debt
- Andrew O’Hehir
Why is the world the way it is, and how did it get that way?
One book I read in the past year explained more about that question than any other, and it wasn’t about Donald Trump or the rise of the far right or the endangered state of democracy — or at least not directly.
Beneath the surface, it was clearly about all those things and many…
It was also a startling and dramatic read on its own terms and one of the…