MeWe Sold Itself on Privacy. Then the Radical Right Arrived.

‘Have you tried to moderate 15 million people?’ MeWe founder Mark Weinstein told OneZero

A photo illustration of the home page of the social media application MeWe displayed on the screen of an iPhone.
Photo illustration: Chesnot/Getty Images
A screenshot from a “Stop the Steal” chat observed by OneZero on Telegram.

“Have you tried to moderate 15 million people?”

“Why single out MeWe? We’re better at it than those guys are.”

Staff writer at OneZero covering social platforms, internet communities, and the spread of misinformation online. Previously: VICE

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