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CRUZ: Big Tech Represents the ‘Greatest Accumulation of Power’ in Human History

CRUZ: Big Tech Represents the ‘Greatest Accumulation of Power’ in Human History

Senator Ted Cruz torched big tech companies like Facebook, Google, and Twitter at the US Capitol Tuesday; saying the organizations represent the “greatest accumulation of power” in human history. “I think big tech today represents the greatest accumulation of power, market power, and monopoly power, over information that the world has ever seen,” said the …

Justice Clarence Thomas Has Some Really Bad News for Twitter and Facebook

Justice Clarence Thomas Has Some Really Bad News for Twitter and Facebook

Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas hinted this week that social media companies are not protected by the First Amendment in their efforts to ban some “speech” from their platforms and websites. “In assessing whether a company exercises substantial market power, what matters is whether the alternatives are comparable. For many of today’s digital platforms, nothing …