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“Democracy dollars” and an influx of small donations powered progressive city council members to victory over corporate money. Read more

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Experts say Amazon could mount a strong protest to Microsoft’s victory. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

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From Seattle to Mississippi, there are important races for progressives up and down the ballot. Read more

Politics

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The e-commerce giant has dropped $1.45 million to buy the Seattle City Council and blunt a vibrant working-class movement. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

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Led by Amazon, which has poured $1.4 million into defeating socialist and progressive candidates, the city’s corporate sector wants to stop dead any talk of higher taxes funding public services. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

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Today on TAP: Turning a blind eye to abuse of market power Read more

Tap

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As the corporate bill mill wanes in influence, large businesses are taking matters into their own hands. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

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Corporate power can be neutralized if federal agencies simply used the prodigious authority they’ve been granted. Read more

Day One Agenda

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Amazon’s dominance doesn’t merely rely on competing with sellers on its platform. It extracts a deep cut from every transaction, at the expense of sellers and customers. Read more

Economic Policy

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Concentrated corporate giants like Amazon and the private prison duopoly are sustaining Trump’s cruelties in the migrant camps. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

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With 2.5 million third-party sellers, it’s the largest employment-related class barred from using courts for complaints, and confined to the online retailer’s private law. Read more

Working in America

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Do Walmart and Amazon's logistics triumphs reveal a path forward for a centrally planned economy? Read more

Economic Policy

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Faced with a nationwide backlash, the world’s largest online retailer pulls back its plan for cashless stores. For now. Read more

Economic Policy

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But unions were sharply divided about how to deal with the tech giant. Read more

Energy and the Environment

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Like their New York counterparts, organizers in other potential sites of Amazon expansion want a more democratic process that produces more equitable growth. Read more

Economic Policy

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The company's HQ2 will only widen the growing inequality of place. Read more

Housing and Transportation

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Their sheer market power destroys rivals and abuses data of users. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

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Hint: It would require the serious use of antitrust law. When push comes to shove, Trump is more fellow plutocrat than populist. Read more

Books, Arts and Culture

The online retail giant had an eventful Prime Day, with strikes, boycotts, demonstrations—and of course, billions of dollars in profit. Read more

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