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How To Prevent the Next Social Media-Driven Attack On Democracy—and Avoid a Big Tech Censorship Regime


February 3, 2021 — “How To Prevent the Next Social Media-Driven Attack On Democracy—and Avoid a Big Tech Censorship Regime" explains why confronting the gatekeeping power and corrupt profit motives of social media platforms is key to addressing online extremism.

ProMarket: How Wall Street Is Devastating Our National Security

Anti-Monopoly Policies & EnforcementNational Security

January 28, 2021 — In a new op-ed for ProMarket, Economic Liberties’ Director of National Security Policy Lucas Kunce detailed why even the Pentagon now realizes that Wall Street’s insatiable appetite for easy profits and love of monopoly is a clear and present danger to the national security of the United States.

The American Prospect: A Shot in the Arm

COVID-19 EconomyHealthcare

January 21, 2021 — In an exclusive piece for the American Prospect, Economic Liberties’ Senior Policy Analyst Olivia Webb explained how the government succeeded in coronavirus vaccine development, and failed in its distribution.

Amazon is Coming to Town: A reporter’s guide to covering Amazon in your community – on deadline

Anti-Monopoly Policies & EnforcementState and Local PolicyTech

January 15, 2021 — With Good Jobs First, we're sharing five suggestions for how reporters can cover Amazon with depth and reality – even if they’re on deadline.

Washington Post: We’re better off without Trump on Twitter. And worse off with Twitter in charge.

Anti-Monopoly Policies & EnforcementTech

January 14, 2021 — In an exclusive for The Washington Post, Economic Liberties’ Steering Committee member Zephyr Teachout explained how the targeted advertising business model used by social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook is corrupting our politics, and why lawmakers must take it on.

The Courage to Learn: A Retrospective on Antitrust and Competition Policy During the Obama Administration and Framework for a New Structuralist Approach

Anti-Monopoly Policies & EnforcementCourage to Learn

January 12, 2021 — Economic Liberties’ “The Courage to Learn" lays out a comprehensive antitrust and competition policy agenda for the new Congress and Biden Administration, while making a deeply researched case for breaking from the failed consumer welfare approach.