Quartz: The tiny, passionate group battling Google, Facebook, and Amazon’s grip on US minds and wallets

Quartz: The tiny, passionate group battling Google, Facebook, and Amazon’s grip on US minds and wallets. “Google, Facebook, and Amazon are controlling Americans’ minds and wallets, and they need to be stopped before they destroy the US economy and democracy itself. That was the message from a dimly-lit, packed conference room in a nondescript Washington DC hotel near the train station last week. Nearly 200 tech executives, journalists, public relations people, and academics attended the event, organized by the Open Markets Institute, a tiny nonprofit that’s becoming a lightening rod for the growing anger and frustration with Big Tech in America.”