Comcast and Time Warner: A Proposed Marriage of Goliaths

By now many of you have probably heard of the agreement between the cable giants, Comcast and Time Warner, to merge into a single entity.  Comcast has agreed to buy Time Warner Cable for $45.2 billion in stock in an agreement that would combine the two largest cable service providers in the country.  In a…

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Consumers as Private Attorney Generals

One of the biggest problems with the modern U.S. economy is the concentration of wealth in the hands of a few.  When wealth is highly concentrated, it becomes almost impossible for small, independent producers to compete in the marketplace.  The Department of Justice does not always do their job when it comes to enforcing the…