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Winners Take All

The Elite Charade of Changing the World

by Anand Giridharadas

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The author of The True American presents a scathing insider's report on the realities of the global elite's efforts to tackle important world issues through philanthropy and free enterprise while ignoring their direct role in creating the problems.

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Ford Foundation President Darren Walker, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative co-founder Priscilla Chan and Goldman Sachs Foundation President Dina Powell speak during the Vanity Fair New Establishment Summit in 2016 in San Francisco. Mike Windle/Getty Images for Vanity Fair hide caption

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Generous Giving Or Phony Philanthropy? A Critique Of Well-Meaning 'Winners'

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