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Trump a Disaster for Innovation Said Tech Leaders in an Open Letter

In an open letter published on Thursday, a group of prominent tech leaders said, "Trump would be a disaster for innovation." The list includes Internet Pioneer, Vint Cerf; eBay Founder, Pierre Omidyar; Facebook's Dustin Moskovitz; Reddit's Alexis Ohanian; Medium's Ev Williams; Apple's Steve Wozniak; venture capitalists Vinod Khosla and Chris Sacca.

Excerpt from the letter: "We believe in an inclusive country that fosters opportunity, creativity and a level playing field. Donald Trump does not. He campaigns on anger, bigotry, fear of new ideas and new people, and a fundamental belief that America is weak and in decline. We have listened to Donald Trump over the past year and we have concluded: Trump would be a disaster for innovation. His vision stands against the open exchange of ideas, free movement of people, and productive engagement with the outside world that is critical to our economy‚Ää-- and that provide the foundation for innovation and growth."

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