Why Silicon Valley is seeing the virtues of nationalism

Would Silicon Valley, with its mantra to "make the world a better place", ever embrace nationalism?

It makes about as much sense as Uber employees hailing taxis to work. And yet, nationalism may be the most compelling argument that large technology companies have against regulation and breakups.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on May 24, 2019, with the headline 'Why Silicon Valley is seeing the virtues of nationalism'. Print Edition | Subscribe