Amazon got more unwelcome news when Tesla CEO Elon Musk amplified more calls for the company to be broken up. Amazon is attracting a lot of unwanted attention as the company is considered by many to be a monopoly.
Elon Musk took to Twitter to say, “Time to break up Amazon. Monopolies are wrong!”
Musk issued this statement after a book critical of the coronavirus lockdowns was removed by Amazon. Musk himself has been very critical of the lockdowns.
Musk has a lot of influence as the seemingly eccentric entrepreneur has a very large following. Musk joining in on the “Breakup Amazon” party is exactly what Amazon CEO Jeff Bezo’s doesn’t need right now.
Bezo’s doesn’t only have to worry about Elon Musk riling up people. Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) has also called for a breakup of Amazon.
A breakup may very well be in Amazon’s future as the company continues to grow and take over more areas of retail.
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