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Bokhari: Inside the Establishment’s Effort to Control Big Tech

Power has always attracted lobbyists. Before the age of democracy, courtiers petitioned kings. As politicians took their place, lobbying firms set up camp in capital cities around the west. But as revelations of the inner workings of Facebook reveal, the digital era has brought about a new kind of king, and a new kind of courtier.

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Pompeo Celebrates Death of Globalism at Davos Speech: ‘Nations Matter’

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told attendees at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on Tuesday that the defeat of entrenched political interests in top offices around the world – from America to Italy to Brazil – was a “positive development” for the world and a return to the worldview that “nations matter.”

Pompeo hails 'disruption' in global politics

Merkel ‘Mocked’ PM May’s Brexit Negotiations at Secret Davos Briefing

German Chancellor Angela Merkel reduced a secret gathering of journalists to “uproarious” laughter as she recounted the British prime minister’s clueless approach to Brexit negotiations during the Davos meetings last week, in claimed remarks that come shortly after President Trump also said he thought May was handling Brexit badly.

HAMBURG, GERMANY - JULY 07: Prime Minister Theresa May and German Chancellor Angela Merkel attend the G20 summit on July 7, 2017 in Hamburg, Germany. Leaders of the G20 group of nations are meeting for the July 7-8 summit. Topics high on the agenda for the summit include climate policy …