Robert Caro on how Robert Moses ruled New York without ever winning an election

Robert Caro on how Robert Moses ruled New York without ever winning an election
Robert Caro on how Robert Moses ruled New York without ever winning an election

Robert Moses ascended to unparalleled power in New York City during the 20th century, designing much of the city’s infrastructure and highway system. Moses “shaped all of New York City,” says Robert Caro, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of “The Power Broker.” “You think you know what political power is. You don’t have the faintest idea.”

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