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There's Blood In The Water In Silicon Valley

Original story at BuzzFeed• 12 mentions • 2 weeks ago

BuzzFeed 2 weeks ago

 
The blinding rise of Donald Trump over the past year has masked another major trend in American politics: the palpable, and perhaps permanent, turn against the tech industry. The new corporate leviathans that used to be seen as bright new avatars of American innovation are increasingly portrayed as sinister new centers of unaccountable power, a transformation likely to have major consequences for the industry and for American politics. That turn has accelerated in recent days: Steve Bannon and Bernie Sanders both want big tech treated as, in Bannon’s words in Hong Kong this week, “public utilities.” Tucker Carlson and Franklin ...
 
 
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13 Sep
❤️ @umairh
RT @Richard_Florida: High-tech companies better wake up to more inclusive prosperity: https://t.co/Ykb1NwPjAd
13 Sep
Aaron M. Renn 🇺🇸 @urbanophile
There's blood in the water in Silicon Valley https://t.co/Olaqq4pTg3
13 Sep
Nick Timiraos @NickTimiraos
RT @anildash: Hey, remember when I said tech will be seen as the new robber barons? Here’s @BuzzFeedBen: https://t.co/OpX9wMUX9V
13 Sep
Robert Went @went1955
The golden age for the tech giants is over: The new era for them will be normal politics, normal regulation https://t.co/hboX4BlyFq
13 Sep
sz @sz_duras
There's Blood In The Water In Silicon Valley https://t.co/dKuthciLzE via @buzzfeed (American politics)
13 Sep
namhenderson @namhenderson
There's Blood In The Water In Silicon Valley https://t.co/KUsCQcG23U "Tech is manifestly unready...golden age is over" #TheStacks
12 Sep
Mike Konczal @rortybomb
RT @kevinroose: This @BuzzFeedBen piece seems exactly right. https://t.co/jnJlKFxxE8
12 Sep
Dante Ramos @danteramos
RT @kevinroose: This @BuzzFeedBen piece seems exactly right. https://t.co/jnJlKFxxE8
12 Sep
ValueWalk @valuewalk
There's Blood In The Water In Silicon Valley https://t.co/RaQYn81vfP
12 Sep
Joe Weisenthal @TheStalwart
This is good from @buzzfeedben, and I don't think investors are thinking about any of it. https://t.co/lBglB2qjPA
12 Sep
Matthew Yglesias @mattyglesias
New columnist @BuzzFeedBen was an inspired hire. https://t.co/YFw8oEBMoE
12 Sep
Richard Florida @Richard_Florida
High-tech companies better wake up to more inclusive prosperity: https://t.co/Ykb1NwPjAd