The first explosive book about Javanka and their infamous rise to power
Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump are the self-styled Prince and Princess of America. Their swift, gilded rise to extraordinary power in Donald Trump’s White House is unprecedented and dangerous. In Kushner, Inc., investigative journalist Vicky Ward digs beneath the myth the couple has created, depicting themselves as the voices of reason in an otherwise crazy presidency, and reveals that Jared and Ivanka are not just the President’s chief enablers: they, like him, appear disdainful of rules, of laws, and of ethics. They are entitled inheritors of the worst kind; their combination of ignorance, arrogance, and an insatiable lust for power has caused havoc all over the world, and may threaten the democracy of the United States.
Ward follows their trajectory from New Jersey and New York City to the White House, where the couple’s many forays into policy-making and national security have mocked long-standing U.S. policy and protocol. They have pursued an agenda that could increase their wealth while their actions have mostly gone unchecked. In Kushner, Inc., Ward holds Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump accountable: she unveils the couple’s self-serving transactional motivations and how those have propelled them into the highest levels of the US government where no one, the President included, has been able to stop them.
Juicy book, horrifying author narration
The book is a fun guilty pleasure but the British author’s impersonation of various American accents (in her narration) is not only cringeworthy but insulting and stupid. Apparently all Jewish American businessmen talk like working class mobsters. I can’t imagine how the producers of the audiobook allowed this to happen.
Jared and Ivanka are entitled, venal, uneducated, and have no business having anything to do with the US government. They serve as Exhibit A of why anti-nepotism rules exist nearly everywhere. But, this book fails to convincingly document why they are so awful; innuendo replaces fact throughout. I understand that it's hard to get those facts but I don't think one should publish unless one can...