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‘Censored' by Google, Barry Lynn Doubles Down on Anti-Monopoly Crusade

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The head of the newly launched Open Markets Institute may be a principled crusader, but he's also clearly a canny PR strategist.
Barry Lynn was let go from the left-leaning think tank New America following what appeared to be political pressure from Google . Lynn has persistently criticized the search giant as a market-subverting monopoly , but it also funded New America generously.
The firing left New America with a substantial black eye, creating the strong appearance that its output of policy papers and opinion pieces was shaped by its donors . The scandal has been a boon for Lynn...
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