Twitter CEO defends Trump ban while Telegram purges far-right channels

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The move was necessary but sets a dangerous precedent, says Dorsey

Twitter chief Jack Dorsey believes that banning Donald Trump from the social media platform was the "right decision" although it sets a "dangerous" precedent. "I do not celebrate or feel pride i...

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