Amazon’s Great HQ2 Swindle

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The American Conservative—The tech giant decides to build in the most predictable places imaginable, after taking the rest of us for a ride.

The great Amazon swindle. Amazon has confirmed that it will open two massive new offices in New York City and Crystal City, Va., to complement its already massive headquarters in Seattle. And the verdict on the company’s decision is disgust. Amazon played everyone involved in the process: the governments that pandered to it and the media that covered it […]