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The History Behind the Mystery: The Devil’s Half Mile

by Paddy Hirsch Journey back to New York City in the days in which our nation was a young country, still finding its way—before The Alienist, before Gangs of New York… where the Wall Street as we know it was

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Fixnetix: Leaders Need to Take a Stand and Stop Avoiding Confrontation

Fixnetics

By Ken Marlin From The Marine Corps Way to Win on Wall Street: 11 Key Principles from the Battlefield to the Boardroom Early in my days as a Marine Corps officer, we had a series of leadership lessons, each of

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Jeremiah Hamilton: Wall Street’s First Black Millionaire

Prince of Darness

by Shane White Jeremiah Hamilton: Prince of Darkness At a little after ten o’clock on Tuesday evening, July 14, 1863, the second day of the New York Draft Riots, a mob marched down East 29th Street chanting menacingly “68, 68,

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