Elon Musk says Dáil vote on hate crime bill a ‘massive attack on freedom of speech’
A series of amendments to the bill put forward by People Before Profit on Wednesday were defeated prompting criticism from Twitter’s outspoken chief executive
Elon Musk, Twitter’s chief executive, has criticised proposed Irish laws on hate speech as "a massive attack on freedom of speech."
A series of amendments to the hate crime bill put forward by People Before Profit on Wednesday, and supported by Sinn Féin, were defeated in the Dáil, prompting criticism from Musk on Saturday.
Under Section 10 of the proposed bill, it will be an offence “to prepare or possess material likely to incite violence ...