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Was Parag Agrawal the Right Choice to Run Twitter?

The company’s new CEO stumbles into the speech wars

Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal with ex-CEO Jack Dorsey, via @paraga

Moments after he was named CEO of Twitter, Parag Agrawal tweeted his email address. It was either a hilarious blunder or a bold note of transparency, depending on how you view it. But seeing show up in a screenshot of his first email — which he posted for all to see —…




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