Twitter's content moderation lead quits

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Twitter's top content moderation executive Ella Irwin steps down from her position. Image via iStock.
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Twitter's top content moderation executive Ella Irwin steps down from her position. Image via iStock.

Ella Irwin assumed the role after Yoel Roth resigned in November

Ella Irwin, the Twitter executive responsible for content moderation and policy, has resigned, according to a statement given to Reuters on Thursday. The news came after Fortune reported that Ir...

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