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Silicon Valley’s Big PR Mistake

I planned to write my column this week on the Techlash, the escalating backlash against Big Tech that has wiped away tens of billions from major tech companies’ market caps in the past few days, is dragging Mark Zuckerberg before Congress and probably has Jeff Bezos a little peeved or confused.

Then the Techlash turned tragically violent with the horrific shooting at YouTube by a videomaker who felt unfairly treated by the company. And, all of the sudden, the anger and the enmity has turned much scarier.

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