An old but good article that predates Bookers Senate run

“There may be no stopping the rise and rise of Cory Booker. But let’s at least recognize his impending triumph for what it is: another victory for the men in the glass towers, enabled by a nonstop publicity campaign waged 140 characters at a time.”

Cory Booker: the inexorable rise of Newark’s neoliberal egomaniac | Jason Farago

Jason Farago: Eyeing the Senate, the New Jersey mayor turns self-promotion into an art form. His corporate-friendly policies are not so pretty