Shopify’s Deplatforming Policy
But listeners should also know that we will pause that conversation when “talking Canadian tech and tech from a Canadian perspective” requires a new focus. Included in that mix is Shopify, a Canadian company, and we’re going to get into all the implications surrounding that decision. Why, why now, and why Shopify’s still hosting a variety of other brands advocates have been asking to be removed for years? To do that, we need to separate government policy from corporate policy. To do that, we’re going to need the help of Vass Bednar, Executive Director, Master of Public Policy (MPP) in Digital Society at McMaster University.