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Amazon hit with class-action antitrust lawsuit alleging it colluded with major publishers to illegally drive up e-book prices by 30%

Amazon is facing fresh antitrust scrutiny after customers filed a lawsuit Thursday accusing the company of illegally colluding with major book publishers to drive up prices for e-books. The lawsuit alleged Amazon negotiated anticompetitive deals in 2015 with the “big five” publishers – Hachette, HarperCollins, Macmillan, Penguin Random House, and […]
Amazon hit with class-action antitrust lawsuit alleging it colluded with major publishers to illegally drive up e-book prices by 30%
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What happened last week? The Capitol riots led to Twitter suspending Trump, while Parler erupted with talk of violence, and Simon & Schuster cancelled a senator’s book.

What happened last week? Twitter and Facebook suspended President Donald Trump’s accounts as armed Trump supporters ransacked the Capitol on Wednesday. Twitter made its ban permanent on Friday. On Wednesday, alternative social media app Parler erupted in calls for a violent revolution. Google banned it from its app store on […]
What happened last week? The Capitol riots led to Twitter suspending Trump, while Parler erupted with talk of violence, and Simon & Schuster cancelled a senator’s book.