In the past months Twitter had to let go 9% of its employees, shut down Vine and rent out a big part of its headquarter in San Francisco. It is no secret that it is struggling, mainly when it comes to making a revenue. Despite the financial problems the platform is still largely used for discussions regarding culture and politics.
A group of people saw an unusual, but efective solution. Becoming a Co-op. Yes, you heard it right. Twitter owned by its own users. I mean, makes a lot of sense right? For this plan to become true there is a petition going on and you can sign it here.
I don’t know about you, but I am definitely in! #WeAreTwitter