Twitter Says It’s Cracking Down on QAnon Conspiracy Theory

The measures include banning accounts associated with QAnon content, as well as blocking URLs associated with it from being shared on the platform.

  • Published 23 July 2020
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HONG KONG (AP) — Twitter says it is cracking down on accounts and content related to QAnon, the far-right U.S. conspiracy theory popular among supporters of President Donald Trump. The measures include banning accounts associated with QAnon content, as well as blocking URLs associated with it from being shared on the platform. Twitter also said that it would stop highlighting and recommending tweets associated with QAnon. “We’ve been clear that we will take strong enforcement…

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