September 7, 2021

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All Things Policy: The US Versus Facebook

 In a renewed antitrust lawsuit against Facebook, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has alleged that Facebook used anticompetitive acquisitions of Instagram and WhatsApp to further its monopoly power. It also alleges that Facebook unfairly blocked rivals from accessing its...

Nitin Pai quoted in Bussinessworld on China’s new Rail Road Line

Nitin Pai quoted in Bussinessworld on China’s new Rail Road Line. The article analyses how the Rail Road Line provides China with direct access to the Indian Ocean via Myanmar. Nitin said: Talking to BW Businessworld, Nitin Pai, Director, Takshashila Institute,...

Instead of Taliban talks, India must stand up for Afghan resistance despite Panjshir fall

Kabul fell to the Taliban on 15 August 2021. On 18 August, Ahmad Massoud, the son of Ahmed Shah Massoud, appealed to the West for help from Panjshir – “No matter what happens, my mujahideen fighters and I will defend Panjshir as the last bastion...

MisDisMal-Information 48: Of moderation: stacked and loaded, ‘all the rage’ and middle(of no)ware

This is an excerpt from Edition 48 of MisDisMal-Information For the complete edition, go to: Of moderation: stacked and loaded, ‘all the rage’ and middle(of no)ware, – by Prateek Waghre – MisDisMal-Information (substack.com) In this edition: Moderation: Stacked and loaded – Recent...