Brad Smith / Washington Submit:
Secret gag orders imposed by the US authorities on tech corporations should cease, as they abuse residents’ basic freedoms and are not even used sparingly — Brad Smith is the president of Microsoft. — The previous seven days marked one other unhealthy week for the collision between expertise and democracy.
Sources: the FTC will review Amazon's proposed acquisition of MGM, just as the commission gets a new chairwoman who has been critical of Amazon's expansion (Brent Kendall/Wall Street Journal)
Brent Kendall / Wall Street Journal: Sources: the FTC will review Amazon’s proposed …