Description: In a statements Friday, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey and Twitter’s Safety team revised its rationale for allowing three anti-Muslim videos retweeted by U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday. After initially defending the videos as “newsworthy” despite their apparently hateful intent, Twitter now says the videos are permissible under its current policies.
Date: Dec 02, 2017
Questions for discussion:
- What are the issues facing Twitter management in this situation?
- Has the firm taken the right course, in your opinion?
- What would you advise management going forward?