Ad Blocking is a Problem, but it’s Ethical

Ethicists have a message for publishers who condemn ad blockers: take a look in a mirror.

 

Publishers like to trot out the ethical argument when debating the harms of ad blocking: Reading an article while blocking its ads is effectively stealing and violates the implicit contract between publishers and readers.

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