Canadian perspective on GameStop: Is it stealing from the rich?

By Bruce Sheiner and Nader Hasan (February 4, 2021, 1:29 PM EST) -- In March 1980, the billionaire Hunt brothers attempted to corner the silver market. The story now being told is of user “DeepF*ckingValue” taking to the website Reddit with a proposal to buy and hold shares in GameStop Corp. Mr. DeepF*ckingValue, along with a band of merry Reddit users, started to take up GameStop shares and call options through online brokerage firms such as Robinhood.  ...

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