Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Compares US Mood To Arab Spring
- The CEO of Twitter seemingly believes America is currently experiencing civil unrest comparable to the Arab Spring, a series of revolutionary protests, coups and civil wars in the Arab world a few years ago.
While the social media company appears to be treading water after a rough past few months, which includes a number of high-level staff departures and a relatively sinking stock price, Twitter Founder Jack Dorsey sees his platform's influence in society remaining largely the same, if not growing.
Dorsey recounted the first time he got the impression that Twitter was so integral to American society: the protests and riots in Ferguson, Missouri in 2014.
"As a culture in the U.S., we've focused on things that didn't matter as much," Dorsey said, according to Fortune. "Now, everything is brought into perspective, and Twitter is at center of the most important conversations."(Excerpt) Read more at: dailycaller.com ...
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