Twitter Adds ‘Glorifying Violence’ Warning to Trump Tweet
Twitter did not remove the tweet, saying it had determined it might be in the public interest to have it remain accessible, but users could not see it on their timelines without clicking a warning.
- Published 29 May 2020
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Rumors are surging in the wake of George Floyd’s death and resulting protests against police violence and racial injustice in the United States. Stay informed. Read our special coverage, contribute to support our mission, and submit any tips or claims you see here. WASHINGTON (AP) — Twitter has added a warning to one of President Donald Trump’s tweets about protests in Minneapolis, saying it violated the platform’s rules about “glorifying violence.” Trump, a prolific Twitter…