Elon Musk wants to re-engineer the “public square” | Curio

Elon Musk wants to re-engineer the “public square”

8 mins | May 2, 2022

The world’s best-known engineer gives himself another significant problem to solve. Elon Musk has never felt bound by convention. When asked about his plans to buy Twitter and take it private, he went straight for the big idea of having a “public platform that is maximally trusted and broadly inclusive is extremely important to the future of civilisation. I don’t care about the economics at all.” The Economist examines what this grand plan could mean for the world of speech regulation.

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