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Trump Is a Lost Cause. We Have to Change Ourselves.

The president is a reflection of our worst instincts

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Even before I agreed to write The Art of the Deal for Donald Trump three decades ago, I sensed his extreme self-absorption and utter lack of conscience. I wrote the book anyway for the money. To do so, I set aside my concerns about the kind of man he was, and more importantly, the kind of…




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Tony Schwartz

Tony Schwartz

CEO, The Energy Project. Author. The Art of the Deal ghostwriter now speaking out. Passionate about transforming the way the world works. Craves depth

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