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Trump Roundly Ridiculed for 'Bogus' Big Tech Lawsuit

"This is not a lawsuit," said Evan Greer of Fight for the Future. "It's a fundraising grift."

Brett Wilkins ·


Facebook and the FTC: Next Steps in the Fight to Break Up Big Tech

To tackle concentration in the tech sector, Congress must restrict discretion by judges and agencies that are subject to shifting political winds.

David Segal ·


Green Groups' Petition Urges Social Media Platforms to Ban Big Oil Ads

"Banning advertisements from fossil fuel corporations is a turnkey opportunity for social media companies to show they are serious about protecting our planet."

Brett Wilkins ·


Progressives, Big Tech Critics Celebrate Confirmation of Lina Khan as FTC Chair

"Her presence on the FTC marks the beginning of the end of an era of lawlessness for powerful corporations that they've enjoyed at the expense of workers, smaller businesses, and democracy."

Jessica Corbett ·


New Campaign to Fight Amazon's Push for World 'Dominated by Total Corporate Surveillance'

"Amazon's surveillance-driven police state is fundamentally incompatible with racial justice, civil rights, and democracy," said Fight for the Future's Evan Greer.

Brett Wilkins ·


Six US Tech Giants Paid Almost $100 Billion Less in Taxes From 2011 to 2020 Than Reported: Analysis

"Substantive tax avoidance is still embedded within many large multinationals and nothing less than a root-and-branch reform of international tax rules will remedy the situation," said one critic.

Kenny Stancil ·


Biden 'Well-Prepared to Answer for This,' Says Snowden After Report Denmark Helped US Spy on Merkel

The whistleblower wrote that Biden "was deeply involved in this scandal the first time around."

Andrea Germanos ·


Dems Propose 'Necessary' Transparency Rules for How Big Tech Manages Online Content

"Markey and Matsui recognize the need for online businesses to protect the rights of impacted communities, and to prevent discrimination based on people's personal information and characteristics."

Jessica Corbett ·


Workers Stage Global Day of Action to #MakeAmazonPay

"Loud and clear, Amazon's producers, distributors, and delivery drivers are telling Jeff Bezos: pay your workers."

Brett Wilkins ·


47 Advocacy Groups Urge Facebook to Explain, Cease Censorship of Israel Critics

The groups called on the social media giant to "repair this mistrust with our communities and ensure that we can count on Facebook and Instagram as free civic spaces and tools for holding governments accountable."

Brett Wilkins ·

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