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How Airbnb and Uber Use Activist Tactics That Disguise Their Corporate Lobbying As Grassroots Campaigns

Corporate-sponsored grassroots lobbying, sometimes called “astroturfing”, is better known in the US than in Europe. Companies continue to bend already flimsy laws

Luke Yates

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Luke Yates

Lecturer in Sociology, University of Manchester

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