Open Thread: After the Crash?Last week’s open thread was on monopolies and market crashes. I want to continue on this theme, because the markets are still fragile. So today’…
This is a true crisis that is a long-time coming. Thank the baby formula monopoly, its partner at the Food and Drug Administration, and the Department…
Defense lawyers go after Antitrust chief Jonathan Kanter for citing the 'Chickenshit Club.' It is a 'crass double-entendre,' they say, and an ethics…
Open Thread: Monopolies and Market CrashesToday’s open thread for paid subscribers is about what happens to market power as the Fed withdraws its support for financial assets. I’m asking…
Adam Ruins Everything creator Adam Conover reveals how a Time Warner merger led to censorship. His story isn't unusual. Corporations routinely censor on…
The Chinese government increasingly controls U.S. discourse and policy. The problems with the CCP are getting worse, not better.
The Department of Justice Antitrust Division has gotten aggressive on white collar crime. So now there’s blowback from the defense bar, including some…
Open Thread: What's on your mind?I’m blown away by your comments to the antitrust enforcers, and I think they will have a significant impact on the merger guidelines they are pu…
4000 of you wrote the Federal Trade Commission and Department of Justice about monopolies. Your comments are *fascinating.* Plus Elon Musk and…
We shouldn't be arguing about Elon Musk. It's time for public utility rules and the end of Section 230.
Antitrust Division chief Jonathan Kanter told a roomful of fancy lawyers and economists that their day of controlling the law through tricky language is…
In 1980, conspirators launched a secret plot to get rid of antitrust law. It worked. Now enforcers are asking for help from you and me to restore the…