Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey called the social media network’s censorship of a New York Post report about Hunter Biden, done “with zero” explanation, “unacceptable” in a Wednesday evening tweet.
The New York Post’s Wednesday-released report, which alleged that Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden and his son, Hunter, met with a top executive of the Ukrainian gas company Burisma in 2015, was met with censorship all over social media, leading to multiple instances of pushback from conservatives.
“Our communication around our actions on the [New York Post] article was not great,” Dorsey wrote. “And blocking URL sharing via tweet or DM with zero context as to why we’re blocking: unacceptable.”
— jack (@jack) October 14, 2020
Dorsey’s tweet linked to an official statement from the social media network that centered around the fact that the article included “personal and private information” that violate their “Hacked Materials Policy”:
“We want to provide much-needed clarity around the actions we’ve taken with respect to two NY Post articles that were