Twitter’s ex-CEO attacks Facebook for proliferation of Bill Gates conspiracy theories – Business Insider

  • There’s a big spat between Twitter and Facebook right now over the nature of free speech and censorship online.
  • Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg appeared on Fox News on Thursday to say Facebook won’t apply fact-checks to political figures like Trump, following Twitter’s decision to fact-check two of the president’s tweets about mail-in voting.
  • Former Twitter CEO Dick Costolo attacked Facebook late on Thursday saying it is a hotbed for anti-vaxxer coronavirus conspiracy theories.
  • He cited a survey, in which 50% of Fox News viewers responded they believe the conspiracy that Microsoft billionaire Bill Gates wants to distribute coronavirus vaccines as a way of tracking people.

Source: Twitter’s ex-CEO attacks Facebook for proliferation of Bill Gates conspiracy theories – Business Insider


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