Via Free Trade, Megabusiness Overthrowing Citizenry

Date: 7 Oct 1997 | posted in: From the Desk of David Morris, The Public Good | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

Via Free Trade, Megabusiness Overthrowing Citizenry by David Morris October 7, 1997 – published in St. Paul Pioneer Press The President, most Republican leaders and much of the corporate world are trying to persuade us that if we believe trade is good, we must support their efforts to enact ever-more-expansive free trade agreements. They’re wrong. Trade … Read More

The Telecommunications Act Worsened the Situation

Date: 25 Feb 1997 | posted in: From the Desk of David Morris, The Public Good | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

The Telecommunications Act Worsened the Situation by David Morris February 25, 1997 – published in St. Paul Pioneer Press A year ago the Telecommunications Act of 1996 became law. At the signing ceremony President Clinton promised the American people the Act would spur competition and give consumers “the benefits of lower prices, better quality and greater … Read More

Utility Merger Frenzy Isn’t Healthy

Date: 27 Aug 1996 | posted in: From the Desk of David Morris, The Public Good | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

Utility Merger Frenzy Isn’t Healthy by David Morris August 27, 1996 Once upon a time in America, both political parties damned giant monopolies. At the turn of the century, Republican President Teddy Roosevelt used anti-trust laws to battle concentrated corporate power. His favorite target was the energy industry. In the 1930s Democratic President Franklin Roosevelt helped … Read More

The Future of Our Information Economy

Date: 4 Jul 1995 | posted in: From the Desk of David Morris, The Public Good | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

The Future of Our Information Economy by David Morris July 4, 1995 To hear politicians talk you’d think the key issue about the future of our communications system is who will win the horse race between cable operators and phone companies. That may be the way Washington sees it. It is not the way growing numbers … Read More

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