Twitter said it had taken the action 'in the interest of preventing others from being inspired to commit violent acts'.
Fast NewsTwitter said it had taken the action"in the interest of preventing others from being inspired to commit violent acts".US President Donald Trump speaks to reporters after he received a 2020 hurricane season briefing during the coronavirus disease outbreak in Washington, US May 28, 2020. (Reuters)
Twitter accused President Donald Trump on Friday of "glorifying violence", attaching a disclaimer to one of his tweets about unrest in Minneapolis that it said broke its rules."...These THUGS are dishonouring the memory of George Floyd, and I won’t let that happen. Just spoke to Governor Tim Walz and told him that the military is with him all the way. Any difficulty and we will assume control but, when the looting starts, the shooting starts. Thank you!" Trump's tweet read.
Trump's message can now be read only after clicking on a notice which says: "This Tweet violated the Twitter rules about glorifying violence. However, Twitter has determined that it may be in the public’s interest for the Tweet to remain accessible."
In a thread, Twitter said it had taken the action "in the interest of preventing others from being inspired to commit violent acts". People will still "be able to retweet with comment, but will not be able to like, reply or retweet it."
This screen grab shows the warning Twitter posted to say US President Donald Trump's tweet violated rules about glorifying violence. ()Twitter's action came just hours after Trump said he would introduce legislation that may scrap or weaken a law that has protected internet companies, including Twitter and Facebook, in an extraordinary attempt to regulate social media platforms where he has been criticised.
The proposed legislation is part of an executive order Trump signed on Thursday afternoon. Trump had attacked Twitter for tagging tweets about unsubstantiated claims of fraud about mail-in voting with a warning prompting readers to fact-check the posts.Read more: TRT World »
Seemingly world at present is ruled by hardcore terrorists right now from Indian PM narendramodi to realDonaldTrump French president Macron, Russian Putin, Iranian khamenei_ir Israeli Netanyahu Egyptian Sisi & Saudi MBS all spreading violence from Libya to Syria
Trump and Churchill: A new book looks at both, and chooses TrumpDonald Trump, as described in a new book with the grandiloquent title “Trump and Churchill: Defenders of Western Civilization,” purports to show how an untested, bombastic real estate speculator grew into greatness. jerryadler Further proof of the delusional Republican Party jerryadler I’m thankful that Churchill’s version of a wartime leadership differs greatly from that of the current President’s wartime leadership. jerryadler Yeah that Trump a real walking thesaurus.
Trump threatens to shutter social media companies after Twitter warningU.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday threatened to regulate or shut down social media companies, one day after Twitter Inc for the first time added a warning to some of his tweets prompting readers to fact check the president's claims. Короновирусная шизофрения обуяла планету. Все вокруг я That's the first bit of real good news this year if it takes him off of social media completely. By his definition, correcting his followers' misspelling of 'they're' is 'silencing conservative voices.' It's an asterisk to a link correcting the error, not censorship, ya big dummy.
Trump Supporters Single Out Twitter Employee After Site Fact-Checks President’s False TweetsAccusing Twitter of anti-conservative bias, supporters of Donald Trump — including a top White House aide — have waged a campaign singling out one company employee who has posted tweets… يو False?
Trump has had a lot to say about Twitter over the past 8 yearsIn the wake of Twitter 's decision to fact-check his tweets for the first time, President Trump has responded with a series of broadsides against the company. Here’s some notable mentions of the company over the years. He owns it now! Hahahaha All of trumps tweet are coming back to haunt him
Zuckerberg Criticizes Twitter For Fact-Checking Trump Tweets‘Private companies probably shouldn't be, especially these platform companies, shouldn't be in the position of doing that,’ he told Fox News. Well don’t criticize them. They were trying to fo the right thing. It’s just that it gets too complicated. It’s morally messy and there’s no clear answer as to what should be done. Yeesh. delete zuckerberg ?!
Trump Wants to Roll Back Social Media Legal Protections; Facebook and Twitter CEOs Weigh In President Donald Trump, triggered after Twitter applied fact-checking labels to two of his inaccurate tweets, will order U.S. regulators to reexamine a law that shields social-media companies from … frankenstein's monster, etc They're pretty efficient at suppressing hashtags they don't like. on Wednesday, the D.C. Court of Appeals on Wednesday ruled in favor of Google, Facebook, Twitter and Apple in a lawsuit filed by right-wing activists alleging the tech giants suppressed “politically conservative voices.” 😂