SkySilk’s Matossian says he believes Parler has the right to exist online despite being a magnet for far-right groups, white nationalists and misinformation. He says he has never used Parler himself.

Los Angeles — Kevin Matossian, CEO of tech company SkySilk, is photographed at a Burbank soundstage on March 11, 2021. SkySilk was recently thrust into the spotlight for offering to host conservative social media outlet Parler after many other tech companies refused them service on their platforms.

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