Parliamentary panel summoning Twitter CEO is timely and necessary to ensure fairness of platform, not bullying
Twitter and other social media platforms wield outsize influence over consumers in a democracy and manipulation of these platforms may have grave repercussions.
After Twitter, Facebook and Google likely to be summoned by Indian Parliamentary Panel over tax compliance and data privacy
This comes a day after the panel summoned Twitter chief executive Jack Dorsey.
Dorsey says he would give himself a ‘C’ grade when it comes to “tech responsibility.”
Parliamentary IT panel to summon Twitter chief Jack Dorsey on 25 Feb to discuss ways to safeguard citizens' rights on social media
The summons to Twitter chief Jack Dorsey comes as social media companies are under scrutiny ahead of the Lok Sabha elections due before May. Several companies are overhauling policies to curb misinformation ahead of the vote.
The Parliamentary panel is offended that Twitter's senior leadership turned down its summons.
Twitter cited the unavailability of top officials as the reason for not making it to the panel meeting.
If we love the Internet, both netizens of the right and the left, this is not a war we can afford to sit out.
Though, Dorsey suggested that if the editable feature is rolled out, the original tweets will still show.
The FaceTime bug lets iPhone users hear audio from users who have not yet accepted a video call.
Jack Dorsey defended his actions but conceded he could have handled the situation better.
This testimony before the Congress is the Google CEO's first in 2018.
Jack Dorsey is facing backlash for ignoring the plight of the Muslim Rohingya minority.
Brahmanical patriarchy is a term that opens up the world in a challenging, painful, but ultimately liberating way
The term 'Brahmanical patriarchy' describes how we live in societies that are shaped by gender, caste, and economic relationships, and in turn shape them through our decisions and actions.
Brahmanical patriarchy: Data on female literacy shows it's a grand narrative far removed from reality
The concatenation of the terms "Brahmanical" and "patriarchy" somehow implies that “upper-caste hegemony” is a cause or perpetuator of “patriarchy” — a very problematic notion, given the universal prevalence of the latter for much of human history even in societies that lack the kind of Varna Vyavastha, which loosely translates to caste hierarchy, that characterised India.
Dorsey had posted a picture holding a poster with a message 'Smash Brahminical Patriarchy.'
Google has been hit with a lot of criticism as late for alleged political bias in search results.
'Smash Brahminical Patriarchy' is decidedly targeting Brahmins, calling a select few women to meet Dorsey is certainly 'Brahmanical'
The external display of support for inclusion and defence of Jack Dorsey 'smashing Brahminical Patriarchy', tried to conceal a modern day story of privileged voices having access to most relevant spaces and discourses.
Once upon a time, Jack posed with a blue poster that said something very obvious: #SmashBrahminicalPariarchy
What Dr BR Ambedkar said about Brahmanical Patriarchy in India and why Brahmins (and men) should read it
The lawyer Gautam Bhatia has, in a tweet referring to a paper Ambedkar presented at an anthropology seminar at Columbia University in 1916, suggested a line of inquiry
Twitter's 'Smash Brahminical Patriarchy’ fiasco: Sanghapali Aruna, Barkha Dutt, others give their account of events
On Sunday, a picture of Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey posing with a placard (designed by artist Thenmozhi Soundararajan) reading 'Smash Brahminical Patriarchy’ went viral.