Author: Jonathan Kwitney

  • The Billion-Dollar Reason for Jimmy Hoffa’s Disappearance

    The Billion-Dollar Reason for Hoffa’s Disappearance September 8, 1975 Shortly after Jimmy Hoffa van­ished, a newspaper colleague for whose intelligence I have the utmost respect commented from across the lunch table, “I don’t know why I should care whether he’s dead or not. They’re all crooks anyway.” What she was saying, in effect, was that […]