Jason Lewis

Jason Lewis

Former Congressman and Candidate for U.S. Senate in Minnesota

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Big Tech

The emergence of “woke capitalism,” particularly among powerful technology and social media companies, presents a difficult problem to free-market conservatives. These companies police what could arguably be termed the modern public square, squelching or silencing voices that they deem outside the boundaries of polite debate and making it more difficult for conservative ideas to be heard. But they’re still private companies with the right to control their platforms, and interventions are likely to require the use of government power. How should the conservative movement confront this challenge without abandoning its limited government principles?

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