Peter Thiel’s Latest Venture Is the American Government

How the VC learned to love Big Brother

New York Magazine
Jan 21, 2020 · 6 min read
Photo: Stephanie Keith/Getty Images

By Max Read

In mid-January, at the conclusion of a special meeting of the Mont Pelerin Society, the venerable free-market organization, after appearances by Condoleezza Rice and Niall Ferguson, Peter Thiel was slated to give closing remarks on “Big Tech and the Question of Scale.”…

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