Hometown Advantage Archive
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On Chris Hayes' podcast, we talk Amazon, independent business, and more
Reining in monopolies in 2019; and an interview with Phoenix, Arizona's Localist-in-Chief
Our top 10, and an ask of you
The big impact of dollar stores on communities; how Amazon games the government; recent media appearances + more!
Amazon's toll on local economies; teaming up with Bernie Sanders; states fight pharmacy middlemen + more!
What to know before this fall's historic antitrust hearings; Our new fact sheet on 5 reasons to care about locally owned businesses; + more
Our new local policy toolkit; Stacy Mitchell on why scale matters; Take action on Amazon in your community; + more!
Our new report: Amazon's next frontier is your city's purchasing. Plus, our action sheet on 3 things you can do.
What two Supreme Court decisions mean for independent businesses and the anti-monopoly movement, + more
Come work with us! Plus: Our guide to policy tools that strengthen independent businesses; Recent interviews on Amazon; + more!
Why small businesses matter for workers; What you need to know about the online sales tax case at the U.S. Supreme Court; + more!
Cities are taking new action on commercial affordability; What does monopoly have to do with your paycheck?; + more!
New website! Â Plus: How to Rein In Today's Monopolies
Our feature on Amazon in "The Nation"; Want your city to prosper?; Saving Main Street with zoning; + more!
Rep. Keith Ellison Interviews ILSR about Amazon and Inequality on "We the Podcast"; The Anti-Monopoly Movement; + More!
A City Policy that Fosters Local Businesses; How to Think About Amazon; Our Annual Report; + More!
Challenging monopoly from the bottom up
The Ripple Effect When You Shop Local; Stacy Mitchell Speaks on Amazon at Congressional Briefing; New Survey Highlights Indies' Strengths; + More!
Our Interview with Barry Lynn on How to Beat the Monopolies; Amazon's HQ2 Sweepstakes; In-Depth on San Francisco's Formula Business Policy;Â + More!