Employee Pressure Not a Factor in Deplatforming, Tech Companies Say

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When Amazon, Twitter and other tech companies booted President Donald Trump along with social networking app Parler and others blamed for last week's mob violence from their platforms, workers at the tech companies were thrilled. In some cases, the moves came after employees had been asking for ...
years for precisely such action.

Those same companies want to be clear, though: Employee pressure had nothing to do with the steps they've taken against prominent right-wing figures and organizations in recent days.

At Stripe, for example, for several years some workers…
Nick Wingfield, Mark Di Stefano, Kate Clark
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