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Billionaire Is Sort Of Sorry About Nazi Comparison

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 04.03.2014 | Business

Billionaire Kenneth Langone offered a tepid apology late Tuesday for equating rhetoric used to protest income inequality with hate speech in Nazi Germ...

An Open Letter to Tom Perkins

Danielle Tumminio | Posted 04.22.2014 | Politics
Danielle Tumminio

But is it possible that there are other things our country should value above money? Is it possible that there are other sacrifices that are worth just as much as monetary ones?

Colbert Takes On Rich Guy's Offensive Comparison

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 02.06.2014 | Comedy

Last weekend, venture capitalist Tom Perkins set off a firestorm when The Wall Street Journal ran a letter he penned in which he claimed that the weal...

Advice to Plutocrat Perkins: Time to Shut Up!

Bill Moyers | Posted 04.02.2014 | Politics
Bill Moyers

There's a rule of thumb in cyberspace etiquette known as Godwin's Law. A variation of that law boils down to this: He who first compares the other side to Nazis loses, and the conversation is at an end. Unless you're billionaire Tom Perkins, who seems dedicated to digging a deeper and deeper hole for himself.

WSJ Defends Paranoid Rich Guy, Naturally

The Huffington Post | Emily Peck | Posted 01.31.2014 | Business

The Wall Street Journal's editorial page has come out swinging in defense of Tom Perkins, the 82-year-old venture capitalist who compared what he call...