as many journalists have documented the late wayne barrett and decorated investigator david cay johnston most
“As many journalists have documented — the late Wayne Barrett and decorated investigator David Cay Johnston most deeply — Trump’s trail was blazed through one business after another notorious for corruption by organized crime”
yeah but no trump has been deeply reviewed throughout his career not consistently or constantly but with depth
Yeah but no, . Trump has been deeply reviewed throughout his career. Not consistently or constantly, but with depth. Starting with Wayne Barrett. The problem: Not everyone was read or absorbed what was already out there. His presidency simply focused attention.
im saying not that trump is a rational actor but that reality will rationalize him it was clear all along how
"I’m saying, not that Trump is a rational actor, but that reality will rationalize him." It was clear all along how Trump as president would be. Read this Wayne Barrett interview from about a month before his death
opposing donald became new york chic especially when a member of westpride an anti trump coalition of communit
"Opposing Donald became New York chic, especially when a member of Westpride, an anti-Trump coalition of community groups, looked out her window in late 1987 and noticed truckloads of soil being hauled off the yards."
the project passed through a sham closing orchestrated by its trump connected public sponsors the largest symb
"The project passed through a sham closing, orchestrated by its Trump-connected public sponsors... the largest symbol of the new state and city resolve to 'stimulate economic development' by giving away the future."
what trump doesnt understand is that the south bronx is this city its problems were created by someone elses d
"What Trump doesn’t understand is that the South Bronx is this city. Its problems were created by someone else’s deals. And the problems remain, at least partially because of deals that ignore them. Deals like his own."
when trump tower opened in 1983 in a masterstroke of media deception he floated the rumor that prince charles
"When Trump Tower opened in 1983, in a masterstroke of media deception, he floated the rumor that Prince Charles was thinking of moving in at Fifth Avenue and 56th Street. But the clientele never did get that exclusive."
his world is as white as seinfeld s a slice of the city so comfortably one dimensional that even the popular s
"HIS WORLD IS AS White as Seinfeld's, a slice of the city so comfortably one-dimensional that even the popular star of the ongoing Giuliani serial cannot see his own, peculiarly un-New York, isolation."