Rupert Murdoch and Elizabeth Warren have a common goal in breaking up Big Tech

Fast Company - 03-12


Who says conservatives and liberals can’t agree on anything?. News Corp executive chairman Rupert Murdoch is not exactly known as a bastion of progressivism, but his media company has something in common with Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren: they’d both like to break up a few Big Tech monopolies. In a petition to Australian regulators this month, News Corp pushed for the breakup of Google-owned Alphabet, which it accused of hurting advertisers, publishers, and consumers with its market power over the search business.