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The Free Market Isn’t Really Free

Written By Jannah Bolds
EIC, The Bold Opinion

The stock market events that took place on Wednesday and Thursday revealed, yet another reason to believe in America’s economic unfairness. Last week, two stocks, AMC and Gamestop saw an astronomical increase in shares due to a group of Reddit investors pouring money into the, already, tanking brands which caused their stock prices to rise. This seemed like a fair and legal act, until the independent investment platform, Robinhood, decided to restrict user buying and selling power once they realized users were flexing their stock market muscles. Continue reading The Free Market Isn’t Really Free