Future Forward #339
Today – the battle between free speech and civilized speech . Twitter says posting about Trump’s Death is off-limits. Then Facebook pushes back on the Netflix Film The Social Dilemma. And… New York, is it ‘dead’ or Poised for a rebound? Jerry Seinfeld and 11 Top VC’s discuss. I’m Alexa Scordato. And this is Future Forward. And I’m Steven Rosenbaum, Let’s Launch!
What is civil speech?
Part 1 – Twitter Fights Back
Twitter Says You Cannot Tweet That You Hope Trump Dies From COVID
Senate panel secures top tech CEO testimony for Oct. 28
Twitter is building ‘Birdwatch,’ a system to fight misinformation by adding more context to tweets
Part 2 – Facebook on the defensive
Facebook rebuts ‘The Social Dilemma,’ a popular Netflix documentary
Facebook moderators at Accenture are being forced back to the office, and many are scared for their safety
Democratic Party leaders are “banging their head against the wall” after private meetings with Facebook on election misinformation
Part 3 Tech + NYC
11 Top VCs Discuss the Future of New York Startups
Jerry Seinfeld Vs. “The Putz” Round 2: “A Real New Yorker” Had To Defend The City, Comedian Says