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Twitter shutdown of apps for deleted tweets could give politicians new control

EFF IN THE NEWS
August 27, 2015

Twitter shutdown of apps for deleted tweets could give politicians new control

"The exciting thing about platforms like Twitter when politicians and public officials are using them is that it can provide more accountability and more transparency," said Parker Higgins, an activist at the Electronic Frontier Foundation.

Twitter's action, he said, cripples that ideal. The EFF typically advocates for privacy online.

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