Important People in The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America

George Packer
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Dean Price

The ever-optimistic entrepreneur who tries over and over to get an alternative fuel business off the ground in the Virginia-North Carolina area.

Newt Gingrich

Ever the chatterbox, Newt Gingrich is shown in this book as an apologist for the financial system, the banks, Wall Street, the upward shift of wealth and the Republican party.

Jeff Connaughton

Obsessed with and ever faithful to Sen. Joseph Biden, Jeff goes to law school and enjoys a successful career on Wall Street before he is once again sucked into Washington politics.

Tammy Thomas

Believing she has a secure, union-backed job in a factory, Thomas is shocked when her world falls apart because the factory is closed. She deals with her anger and powerlessness by becoming political.

Oprah Winfrey

An exception to the rule that everyone’s life is being ruined by corporations and banks, Oprah sails on clouds of money...

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