‘The New Corporation’ Producers Sue Twitter Over Political Ad Policy

‘The New Corporation’ Producers Sue Twitter Over Political Ad Policy
The producers of the 2003 The Corporation documentary and the 2020 follow-up The New Corporation: The Unfortunately Necessary Sequel have sued Twitter and the Canadian federal government for restricting political and social speech north of the border.

The legal action in the Ontario Superior Court follows Twitter rejecting “boosted” advertising posts featuring a trailer for The New Corporation, which is directed by Joel Bakan and Jennifer Abbott and critiques corporations like Big Tech. That trailer includes a short voice-over clip by U.S. politician and activist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and fellow U.S. Representative Tim Ryan speaking in a House floor speech, with Twitter deeming those appearances ...
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