Securus Technologies’s attempt to merge with a competitor would let a company known for price-gouging inmates become larger and even more powerful.
The Monopolized Economy
A new defense of the monopolization of the U.S. economy relies on cherry-picked data and misleading arguments.
The misery of air travel is a case study in why existing laws haven’t been enough to protect us from a new Gilded Age.
Robert Bork set in motion pro-monopoly policies that have ravaged the middle class, particularly in small-town and rural America.
An early investor explains why the social media platform’s business model is such a threat—and what to do about it.
Corporate-run agricultural co-ops are squeezing the very farmers they’re supposed to protect. Making them work again could help revive the heartland.
Taking on corporate concentration has gone from a fringe idea to a key plank of the party’s strategy. Here’s how that happened—and why it matters.
A single-payer system will degenerate into corporate welfare unless we take on health care monopolies.
A century ago, urban progressives and agrarian populists united around a politics of taking on corporate monopolies. The Democratic Party’s future may depend on doing the same today.
Today is the Virginia gubernatorial primary election and candidate Tom Perriello is the first high-profile candidate to make anti-monopoly policy a key plank of his economic agenda.