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Jack Dorsey defends Twitter’s Trump ban, and then enthuses about bitcoin

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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, in a series of Tweets, explained he felt banning US President Donald Trump’s account was the right move for its social media. “Offline harm as a result of online speech is demonstrably real, and what drives our policy and enforcement above all,” he wrote.
Dorsey blamed Twitter’s collapse”to promote healthy conversation,” acknowledged that Twitter has to”look critically at inconsistencies of our policy and enforcement,” and said that social platforms had more transparency .
Then, Dorsey plugged an effort to construct a decentralized standard for social media he started in 2019 when he had to hire five engineers to work on it. That’s just how, eight tweets to a thread on why his company…

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