Former Reddit CEO defends Ellen Pao as protector of free speech

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Former Reddit CEO Ellen Pao may have been doing more to preserve the character of the popular news site than those who demanded her departure fully appreciate.

And now, without her protection, Redditors can expect some dramatic and controversial changes at the community-curated news site, warns former Reddit CEO Yishan Wong. The revelations contained in a Reddit post Tuesday evening are the latest details in what has evolved from a political firing of a key staffer and debates over free speech into a corporate soap opera that culminated with Pao’s resignation on Friday.

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