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Ep. 159: VCs To The Rescue ft. Ed Zitron

Ep. 159: VCs To The Rescue ft. Ed Zitron

The tech and venture capitalist elites are patting themselves on the back. Should we thank them for their service?
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Ed Zitron returns to the show to discuss venture capitalists and tech elites congratulating themselves on the Treasury & Federal Reserve taking action to protect Silicon Valley Bank depositors. We get into the self-absorption of the tech and investing class, why they can’t shut up and how tech workers—who are exploited daily by these same people—are the ones who truly would have been hurt had depositors not been covered.

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