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Antitrust Hearings Delayed as Tech Giants Push Ahead with Ruthless Market Dominance

    Antitrust Hearings Delayed as Tech Giants Push Ahead with Ruthless Market Dominance

The much-anticipated antitrust hearing originally scheduled for Monday, July 27 has been moved to Wednesday for the ostensible purpose of allowing members of Congress to pay their respects to recently deceased Rep. John Lewis. The hearing, which is to feature the testimony of big tech CEOs Tim Cook, Mark Zuckerberg, Jeff Bezos, and Sundar Pichai…

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Having Sucked America Dry, Tech Giants Seek New Markets Beyond Reach of US Antitrust Laws

    Having Sucked America Dry, Tech Giants Seek New Markets Beyond Reach of US Antitrust Laws

The American consumer market for big tech gadgets appears to have reached the point of saturation as the novelty of mobile devices and laptops plateau and the persistent lockdown sees savings dwindle and discretionary spending disappear. Apple, which has enjoyed reigning over the smartphone market for more than a decade, has been forced to drop…

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COVID-19 is Laying Bare How Big Ag is Taking America’s Small Farmers to Slaughter

    COVID-19 is Laying Bare How Big Ag is Taking America’s Small Farmers to Slaughter

There is a bottleneck in the nation’s food supply chain. Specifically in the meatpacking operations of the country’s “big four”: Tyson Foods, National Beef, Cargill, and Brazilian giant JBS – the world’s largest processor of beef and pork products. The logjam has been exacerbated by a slew of coronavirus outbreaks in Iowa meatpacking plants and several…

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