The enemy of your enemy is not your friend—they represent two competing visions of abuse of power.
Zephyr Teachout is a Law Professor at Fordham, the author of Corruption in America (2014) and Break 'em Up: Recovering our Freedom from Big Ag, Big Tech, and Big Money (2020).
The King of France gave Ben Franklin a snuff box. He did le roi no favors in return—but he soon came to see that that wasn’t good enough.
The same billionaires who just bought the New York State Senate now want to own public education. It’s starve, test, and destroy.
Two of most important cases of 2014 you never heard of involve teeth and trains—and whether corporations can just become the government.