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What Kate Moss can tell us about capitalism

Paul Mason's new book argues there's a crisis around the corner

By Tom Clark   July 2019
Kate Moss attending the Met Gala in 2019 Jennifer Graylock/PA Wire

Kate Moss attending the Met Gala in 2019 Jennifer Graylock/PA Wire

In Clear Bright Future the TV economics editor turned socialist campaigner Paul Mason offers a tour d’horizon of political economy which is a bit baffling—but important.

The baffling bit reflects the book’s many diversions. Well read on everything from machine learning to the roots of totalitarianism, Mason explores it all while adding vivid reportage from far-flung street protests, and wry asides about what Kate Moss’s latest perfume betrays…

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