Medium: The Case Against Breaking Up Big Tech

Access Partnership's MD Greg Francis spoke to Lance Ulanoff for Medium in the light of Senator Elizabeth Warren's attack on big tech. He suggests that tech companies should be more proactive in explaining to the public why her rhetoric is wrong. Read the full article here.

Access Partnership’s MD Greg Francis spoke to Lance Ulanoff for Medium in the light of Senator Elizabeth Warren’s attack on big tech. He suggests that tech companies should be more proactive in explaining to the public why her rhetoric is wrong:

“I don’t think the average individual regards tech as malevolent,” says Francis, who regularly advises governments and companies in developing and executing public affairs strategies. Even as some consumers support Warren, Ek, and others railing against the largest tech companies and their alleged monopolies, most people cannot live without their smartphones and the services on them — nor would they want to.”

Read the full article here.

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