Siru Murugean (Twitter Senior Engineer)
西魯·穆魯吉安(推特高級工程師)

Twitter does not believe in free speech
推特不相信言論自由

PV Journalist
臥底記者

What do you mean?
你什麼意思?

Siru Murugean
西魯·穆魯吉安

Elon believes in free speech
伊隆相信言論自由

He’s a capitalist and we weren’t really operating like capitalist
他是一個資本家,我們並沒有真正像資本家那樣運作

more like very socialist
更像是非常的社會主義者

Like we’re all like commie as f**k
就像我們是可惡的共產主義者

Ideologically, it does not make sense like
從意識形態上講,這沒有意義

Because we’re actually censoring the right, and not the left
因爲我們實際上審查的是右派,而不是左派··

So, everyone on the right wing will be like
所以,右翼的每個人都會像

‘Bro, it’s okay to say it, just gotta tolerate it’
‘好吧,說出來沒關係,只是要忍受它’

The left will be like, “no, I’m not gonna tolerate it
左派會說,“不,我不會容忍它

I need it censored or else I’m not gonna be on the platform”
我需要對其進行審查,否則我將不會出現在平臺上”

So, it does that on the right
所以,它在針對右派

It’s true, there is bias
是真的,有偏見

I don’t know the two parties can truly coexist on one platform
不知兩方能否真正共存於一個平臺

PV Journalist
臥底記者

What do you colleagues say about it (Elon buying Twitter)?
你的同事對此有何看法(伊隆購買推特)?

Siru Murugean
西魯·穆魯吉安

They hate it, oh my god
他們討厭它,哦,我的天哪

I’m at least like okay with it
我至少喜歡它

But some of my colleagues are like super left, left, left, left, left
但是我的一些同事就像超級左,左,左,左,左派

PV Journalist
臥底記者

What do they say?
他們說什麼?

Siru Murugean
西魯·穆魯吉安

They’re like, ‘this would be my last day if it happens’
他們就像,’如果發生這種情況,這將是我的最後一天’

PV Journalist
臥底記者

Has much changed since like Elon’s coming in?
自從像伊隆進來之後發生了很大變化嗎?

Siru Murugean
西魯·穆魯吉安

A lot has changed. A lot has changed
很多東西都變了,很多東西都變了

We’re always worried for our jobs
我們總是擔心我們的工作

PV Journalist
臥底記者

Why are you guys so worried though?
不過你們爲什麼這麼擔心呢?

Siru Murugean
西魯·穆魯吉安

You know, our jobs are at stake
你知道,我們的工作岌岌可危

Like I started working for Twitter and became left
就像我開始爲推特工作併成爲左派一樣

I think it’s just like the environment
我認爲這就像環境一樣

like you you’re there and you become like this commie
就像,我爲推特工作,我得變得像這個共產主義者

We did all we could do like revolt against it
我們做了我們能做的一切,比如反抗它

A lot of employees revolted against it
很多員工反對它

but at the end of the day, board of directors have the say
但歸根結底,董事會有發言權

and then they acted on their best interest cause they didn’t wanna get sued
然後他們按照自己的最大利益行事,因爲他們不想被起訴

I basically went to work like four hours a week last quarter
上個季度我基本上每週工作四個小時

And it’s just how it works in our company
這就是我們公司的運作方式

PV Journalist
臥底記者

How would you describe communism inside Twitter?
你會如何描述推特內部的共產主義?

Siru Murugean
西魯·穆魯吉安

Essentially like everyone gets to do whatever they want
基本上就像每個人都可以爲所欲爲

no one really cares about like OPEX (Operating Expenses)
沒有人像資本家那樣真正關心 OPEX(運營費用)

like capitalists, they care about numbers or care about how to make the business more efficient
他們關心數字或關心如何提高業務效率

But in Twitter, it’s like mental health is everything
但在推特公司,精神健康就是一切

like if you are not feeling it
就像你如果感覺不舒服

you can take a few days off
你可以休息幾天

People have taken months off, they will come back
人們已經休息了幾個月,他們會回來的

But you always like, like do your best at any time
但你總是喜歡,喜歡隨時做好自己

And that’s the culture and you know, we’ll run the business as much as possible
這就是文化,你知道,我們將盡可能多地經營業務

Capitalists would be like, “you gotta try to make profits or you’re out”
資本家會說,“你必須努力賺錢,否則你就出局了”

A lot of people won’t survive in that culture
很多人無法在那種文化中生存


Date:05/19/2022
原視頻標題: Twitter Senior Engineer says “Twitter Does Not Believe in Free Speech”
推特高級工程師說“推特不相信言論自由”
原視頻日期:2022/05/17
原視頻鏈接: https://twitter.com/bennyjohnson/status/1526340064388734977?s=24
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