Listening to the 18-minute musical monologue has been a Thanksgiving tradition among folk music fans for decades.
Twelve years ago, Brooksley Born headed an obscure government agency in the Clinton administration, where she tried to regulate risky financial instruments like derivatives.
Wall Street was able to stand in the way and stop the regulations from going through, and derivatives ended up at the heart of the 2008 financial crisis that almost sank the world economy. We speak to Born’s former colleague, Michael Greenberger, about what lessons can be learned from Born’s work in the ’90s.
Experts share a range of perspectives on how to combat the Islamic State militant group, and the role the U.S. should play.