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Elon Musk doesn’t understand what the word “censorship” means (dreamertalin.medium.com)
2 points by georgehill 46 days ago | hide | past | favorite | 1 comment



> However, if I own a printing press, I am free to decide who gets to use it. Denying someone the use of my printing press — or any other medium of communication which I own — is not censorship; and in fact my freedom to decide how my printing press is used is exactly the kind of freedom that Musk celebrates.

A better analogy would be if you owned a patent on printing presses, so only speech that you agreed with could be distributed that way at all, and all other speech could only be distributed by word of mouth or handwritten letters.




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