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“If Elon Musk encourages rude language, it can make the user turn away from Twitter”

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The Tesla boss, who advocates absolute freedom of speech, secured control of the social network on October 28. Which has caused concern for some users who may defect, according to geopolitical digital affairs specialist Asma Mhalla.

On the night of October 27-28, Elon Musk became the owner of the social network Twitter, allocating 44 billion dollars (44 billion euros) after seven months of negotiations, during which the Tesla boss always stated his intention to make the network available. the blue bird is the space of “absolute freedom of expression”, in particular, due to the weakening of the rules of moderation. A position highly valued by the American conservative right. If the billionaire has since decided to clarify his remarks by stating that “Twitter obviously can’t be a hell of a place where anything can be said without consequences”, the platform is about to turn 180 degrees. The first changes have already taken effect with the dismissal of a significant part of the management team. On Tuesday, the billionaire announced his desire to set up an eight-dollar-a-month subscription to be able to certify his account. However, the price will be broken down by country and purchasing power

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