Elon Musk has always had a good relationship with right-wing politicians in the United States. Therefore, after the official acquisition of Twitter, many people believe that he will lift the account restrictions of former US President Trump, but he said that he will set up a “content review committee” to deal with related issues. question.
Elon Musk has fired several high-level executives in a big way since he took over Twitter, raising concerns that he will drastically change the Twitter ecology, and it is expected that he will unblock the accounts of acquaintances. However, Elon Musk recently announced that he plans to form a committee to deal with Twitter’s content censorship issue first, and he will not make any major decisions about content until the committee is formally established, that is, the currently banned account will continue. maintain state.
Elon Musk said in May that he would reverse Trump’s permanent ban, but it does not appear to have been implemented, and Trump himself has praised Elon Musk’s privatization of Twitter, although he has previously said that he will not return Twitter, but he may also change his mind now that the platform has changed hands. Elon Musk did not further explain the composition and operation of the “content review committee”. Whether it will operate like Facebook’s monitoring committee or have other ideas remains to be seen.