More articles about: wealth and power

Is change (actually) coming?
Political dynasties generally make up the Philippine political landscape. You have the Aquinos, Binays, Dutertes, and Marcoses taking hold of various government seats for decades just by passing on the position to their wives, sons, daughters, nephews, nieces, and so on. But ...
Accurately portraying this kind of money means putting the right art on their walls, the right clothes on their backs, and the right food on their plates.
The Showtime series Billions follows a cat-and-mouse game taking place between a superstar hedge funder, Bobby “Axe” Axelrod, and a U.S. Attorney’s office in which it’s unclear which party is more corrupt. And while the ambiguity around what’s legal (or moral) drives the lion’s ...