Google’s chief legal officer Kent Walker emphasized at the company’s annual shareholder meeting on Wednesday that while its platforms like YouTube aim to promote viewpoints across the political spectrum, its policies restrict certain content, including those which incited violence. Walker’s comment comes as Twitter and Facebook have been at the center of the debate over the past week regarding...
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The Heir Who Wants to Be Mayor
Hi, welcome to your Weekend.To spend time with Daniel Lurie is to understand the true meaning of the word “mensch.” Everyone who knows the San Francisco philanthropist and Levi’s heir says pretty much the same things about him: Daniel is “a really good guy”—affable, smart, egoless and earnest in his desire to improve the lives of the neediest. So earlier this year, when I began hearing...
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