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Bethany McLean

Contributing editor


Bethany McLean is a journalist and contributing editor for Vanity Fair, and co-author of The Big Fail: What the Pandemic Revealed About Who America Protects and Who It Leaves Behind, with Joe Nocera. She has co-authored multiple bestselling books, including The Smartest Guys in the Room with Peter Elkind and All the Devils Are Here with Joe Nocera.

“I had a perspective, from the beginning of the pandemic, that the conventional wisdom was perhaps not the right one.”

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