Mexican president, other world leaders denounce Big Tech after Trump’s Twitter ban

The President of Mexico, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, is going after Big Tech with the announcement that he intends to form a coalition with other world leaders to fight against censorship.

The move comes after several prominent social media platforms banned President Trump and his supporters.

In a report by the Associated Press, Lopez Obrador compared Big Tech censorship to the Spanish Inquisition. After saying he intends to submit a proposal on the matter at the next G20 meeting, he said: “Yes, social media should not be used to incite violence and all that, but this cannot be used as a pretext to suspend freedom of expression.”

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