Why Elon Musk’s Twitter Purchase Is a National Security Concern

Elon Musk’s Twitter deal reveals loopholes in U.S. national security oversight.
Elon Musk's twitter profile photo shown on a phone screen

Two days before Elon Musk closed the deal to acquire Twitter on the court mandated deadline of October 28, he posted a short videoclip of himself cheerfully carrying a sink into the company’s headquarters in San Francisco, saying, “let that sink in.” He certainly did not waste any time making sure his presence sank in to the company, its staff, its advertisers, and its users.