His profile was, until now, suspended indefinitely.
Lhe social network Snapchat has announced that Donald Trump, already blocked since last week, will soon be permanently banned from the platform, as voices are raised against the measures of the digital giants targeting the outgoing US president and his supporters. “Last week, we announced an indefinite suspension of President Trump’s profile from Snapchat,” a company spokesperson recalled.
“In the interest of public safety, and given his attempts to spread disinformation, hate speech and incitement to violence, which clearly violate our policies, we have made the decision to terminate his account of permanently, ”he adds.
After the invasion of the Capitol on January 6 by supporters of the Republican billionaire, the major platforms began to purge their services. Facebook, Twitter and YouTube have suspended Donald Trump, indefinitely or for a week in the case of Google’s video platform.
The technology giant and its neighbor Apple have also withdrawn the social network Parler from their application download platforms. Amazon hit the nail on the head by ousting Talking from its servers, which is like driving it off the internet.
These measures angered the most ardent defenders of the head of state, who faced his second indictment on Wednesday by the House of Representatives for having “incited to insurgency” against the Capitol.