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No, they can’t

The midterm results were not just a rejection of Obama, but of America’s entire ruling meritocracy—a reaction fuelled by a wilful, power-hungry media
Philip Bobbitt  

Crisis watch

Prospect’s top public intellectual of the financial crisis welcomes the fact that Barack Obama is finally getting tough on US banks
Simon Johnson  

Volcker’s return

More than anyone, Paul Volcker created the modern banking world. Now he may be about to revolutionise it again—but this time from the left
Tom Streithorst