‘The Wire’ creator David Simon pens anti-Twitter blog

‘The Wire’ and ‘The Deuce’ creator David Simon has returned from a two-week Twitter suspension with a lengthy criticism of of the platform on his blog. Opening his newly reinstated Twitter feed with a photo of Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey and the words “Miss me?”, Simon linked to a post which outlined his criticisms of Dorsey and the platform itself, namely its perceived lack of standards for objectivity and fact-checking, white supremacists’ spreading of hate and Twitter’s decision “to ignore such filth”.

You can read the full piece on Simon’s blog here, while a summary of the main points can be found on The A.V. Club’s website.

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