Twitter announced on Sunday that it had permanently suspended one of the accounts of Republican elected official Marjorie Taylor Green, who was accused of violating social networking rules in reporting on the epidemic.
The social network shut down his personal account mtgreenee, in which this staunch supporter of Donald Trump, known for his excesses, published many misinformation about the anti-Govt vaccine in particular.
Ms. Green, who has since duplicated allegations of electoral fraud stamped without evidence by the former president, however, has control of the @RepMTG account elected to the House of Representatives, which she has so far used sparingly.
The social network did not specify which messages were problematic, but stated in a statement sent to the AFP. “Penal system“Gradually, this imposes a number of violations before the account is suspended.
The controversial elected official had already seen his account suspended for a week in August because he tweeted, “Vaccines.”Do not work“On Saturday, she mentioned again, without telling any truth,”High mortality due to Govt vaccine“.
On Sunday, Ms Green strongly criticized the decision: Twitter “America is the enemy and cannot face the truth“She wrote in a statement.
“Okay, I’m going to show that America doesn’t need them.“
Social networking was banned after the attack on Donald Trump on January 6, 2021, and he was “whitewashed” by his supporters.Stolen election“.