News Publishers Go To War With the Internet — and We All Lose

Jeff Jarvis
Jun 10, 2019 · 7 min read

Around the world, news industry trade associations are corruptly cashing in their political capital — which they have because their members are newspapers, and politicians are scared of them — in desperate acts of protectionism to attack platform companies. The result is a raft of legislation that will damage the internet and in the end hurt everyone, including journalists and…