“You have this growing cartel between big government, big media, and Big Tech” that is “punishing any individual that disagrees,” says Rachel Bovard, Senior Director of Policy at the Conservative Partnership Institute. Criticisms of mask mandates and lockdowns are being suppressed, including a roundtable with leading doctors and public policy experts held by Florida Governor Ron DeSantis. How does self-government survive in an era of, as Bovard describes it, “massive, concentrated corporate control” over speech? Subscribe to the American Thought Leaders mailing list so you never miss an episode. You can also follow us on Parler, Facebook, or YouTube. If you’d like to donate to support our work, you can do so here.