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Bill Gates says Trump should be allowed back on social media ‘at some point’

Bill Gates, Co-Chair the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation shows a vaccine during the press conference

Bill Gates, Co-Chair the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation shows a vaccine during the press conference. UN Photo / Jean-Marc Ferré. CC BY-NC-ND 2.0.


Microsoft founder and synthetic meat enthusiast Bill Gates has said former President Donald Trump should be let back on social media “at some point.” Trump himself thinks that social media has “become very boring” without him.

“I think at some point he probably will be allowed back on and probably should be allowed back on,” Gates told CNBC on Thursday, more than a month after Twitter and multiple other social media outlets booted Trump from their platforms, with Twitter’s reasoning being that the president’s calls to protest the 2020 election results presented a “risk of…violence.”

Gates is considered by many to be an expert on healthcare, agriculture, and disease control, despite his lack of qualifications in these areas. Now he’s evidently added free speech issues to his portfolio, telling CNBC that Trump’s allegations of election fraud were “weird” and “corrosive.”

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