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@mrpeterbart: How Content Creators Are Exploited By Monoliths Apple, Google, Facebook

Great book review of Jonathan Taplin’s new book.

Will Taylor Swift ultimately emerge as a role model for musicians, writers and other artists toiling in the pastures of pop culture?

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In A Goolag State Of Mind

NY Times Op-Ed Blasts Political Favoritism in Antitrust Enforcement at Expense of Creators — The Trichordist

In today’s NY Times, Jon Taplin of USC notes the continuing lopsided antitrust enforcement by Obama administration (and previous Bush administration). Traditional media companies (and also songwriters) are held to much higher standards while politically connected Silicon Valley monopolies like Google and Facebook get a free pass.

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Google White House Capture