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American Prospect: The Corporatization of Nursing Homes

COVID-19 EconomyHealthcare

October 20, 2020 — Economic Liberties’ Senior Fellow Moe Tkacik depicted the harrowing consequences of concentrated corporate power in the caring economy for The American Prospect.

What You Need to Know About Section 2 of the Sherman Act

Anti-Monopoly Policies & Enforcement

October 8, 2020 — As the Department of Justice prepares its antitrust case against Google, “What You Need to Know About Section 2 of the Sherman Act" explains how Section 2 antitrust cases work, and what a case against Google might look like.

ProMarket: Why Congress Must Take on Big Tech Monopolies

Anti-Monopoly Policies & EnforcementTech

October 6, 2020 — ProMarket featured Economic Liberties’ Steering Committee Member Zephyr Teachout’s remarks before the House Antitrust Subcommittee on the dangers of Big Tech and the solutions needed to bring relief to workers, small businesses, and communities across the country.

Public Seminar: Big Tech May Be Closer to Home Than You Know

Anti-Monopoly Policies & EnforcementTech

October 1, 2020 — Public Seminar featured Economic Liberties’ Director of State and Local Policy Pat Garafolo’s op-ed on the ways Google and Facebook’s hurt local communities by undermining local journalism and harming small businesses.

Rescuing Restaurants: How to Protect Restaurants, Workers, and Communities from Predatory Delivery App Corporations

Anti-Monopoly Policies & EnforcementCOVID-19 EconomyTech

September 18, 2020 — Authored by Senior Fellow Maureen Tkacik, "Rescuing Restaurants" reveals how predatory delivery apps have used abusive, deceptive, and often illegal practices to take control of the restaurant industry and lays out federal and local solutions to aid in creating healthy restaurant markets.

NBC News: Facebook spread rumors about arsonists setting fires in Oregon. It’s part of their business model.

Anti-Monopoly Policies & EnforcementTech

September 17, 2020 — In an exclusive piece for NBC News, Economic Liberties’ Director of State and Local Policy Pat Garafolo explained why structural and regulatory changes are needed to stop Facebook from supercharging misinformation and propaganda.