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Tweeting Off Twitter
This is my first day of deliberately not tweeting.
Reason: The official response from Jack Dorsey and the silent response of Twitter’s board over the Alex Jones affair will keep me from both tweeting and consuming ads on their platform. Their ivory tower governance demonstrates a lack of empathy and corporate responsibility for the users and folks emotionally and financially impacted by the lies of Alex Jones.
Twitter CEO Response Chases Users Away
We didn’t suspend Alex Jones or Infowars yesterday. We know that’s hard for many but the reason is simple: he hasn’t violated our rules. We’ll enforce if he does. And we’ll continue to promote a healthy conversational environment by ensuring tweets aren’t artificially amplified. ~ @jack, Twitter CEO