Alex Jones and Infowars permanently banned from Twitter for abusive behaviour

Alex Jones and Infowars permanently banned from Twitter for abusive behaviourTwitter has permanently banned Alex Jones and his Infowars show for abusive behaviour. The company said the right-wing conspiracy theorist won’t be able to create new accounts on Twitter or take over existing ones. It said it would continue to monitor reports about other accounts potentially associated with Mr Jones or Infowars, and will “take action” if it finds any attempts to circumvent the ban.


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Twitter Bans Alex Jones And InfoWars; Cites Abusive Behavior

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Facebook reveals how much abusive content it removes

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