Tech exec’s recent press tour failed to make sense on Twitter’s seemingly inconsistent rules, widespread harassment and, yes, its treatment of President Trump
Twitter chief Jack Dorsey just went on a multi-week media blitz — and we’re still left searching for answers to the biggest questions facing his company.
It’s not like the questions weren’t asked. In several recent interviews — including conversations with Huffington Post, Recode’s Kara Swisher, and major podcasters like Joe Rogan and Bill Simmons — Dorsey had multiple chances to address topics that have become synonymous with Twitter in the last year: inconsistent banning policies; capricious enforcement of its rules; political favoritism; widespread harassment; doxxing.
If the point of the PR push was to have Dorsey come across as a nice guy, then mission accomplished. But his long-winded, circuit...