If You Walk Through the Garden, Better Watch Your Back: A Review of George Packer, The Unwinding

BY CHRIS LILLIS MEATTO George Packer’s latest nonfiction book charts the withering failure, begun in the late 1970s, of the American political, capital, and technological classes to safeguard broad-based postwar prosperity and equality of opportunity. The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America chronicles the country’s widening inequality gap, borne of financial deregulation and...
George Packer, The Unwinding