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Democracy in Crisis: Steve Bannon is not an intellectual powerhouse

Democracy in Crisis: Steve Bannon is not an intellectual powerhouse

White House assistant and chief strategist to the president, former Breitbart News capo, and according to Twitter, shaved Garfield, Steve Bannon, is the big brain behind Donald Trump because, well, he’s read some books and tells other people to read some books.

Politico's "What Steve Bannon Wants You To Read" describes Bannon recommending Sun Tzu's "The Art Of War" to friends and associates, and digging Nassim Nicholas Taleb's "Antifragile." So basically, a book nearly every edgy business bro reads and some sub-Gladwellian pop-psych from the author of...

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