The endorsement comes after Musk threatened to pull out of the deal over Twitter’s alleged lack of transparency.
The letter called on SpaceX leadership to ‘publicly address and condemn Elon’s harmful Twitter behavior.’
The reaction on Twitter’s Slack was mostly negative to Musk’s “all hands” meeting yesterday, but, at least on speech, Musk was saying things that shouldn’t be controversial.
Musk said that he would permit a wide range of views on the platform, including content that could be described as ‘extreme’ but was lawful.
Musk’s attorney wrote that Twitter’s refusal to provide data on fake accounts was ‘causing further suspicion…of [what] that data will uncover.’
‘The more senior you are, the more visible must be your presence,’ Musk wrote.
The restructuring of the deal comes as the value of Tesla’s stock has plummeted over the last month.
The week of May 16, 2022: Musk and Twitter, Musk and ESG, as well as inflation, baby formula, and much, much, more.