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Democrats and Republicans have jumped on the “break ‘em up” bandwagon, embracing antitrust solutions to reign in the behavior of tech giants like Google and Amazon. But do these activists need a reality check? AEI’s James Pethokoukis takes a deep dive into why stifling this sector could hinder progress.

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