[Global Network Report]The current US President Trump, who was once known as "Twitter governing the country" and very active on social platforms,After its supporters attacked the Congress on January 6,It is being collectively "blocked" by major social platforms.
Axios News Network reported on the 9th thatVarious platforms are quickly deleting Trump's related accounts or accounts related to the violence and conspiracy supporting Trump.
The report also reported thatThe platforms currently taking steps to close or restrict Trump and its related accounts include Twitter, Facebook, Google, TikTok, YouTube, Instagram, Snapchat, Pinterest, Apple, the American social news site Reddit, Amazon's streaming mediaPlatform Twitch, e-commerce service platform Shopify and Discord.
Axios said,The US social media site Twitter announced on January 8 thatFearing the risk of further inciting violence,Twitter will permanently close the account of US President Trump.
A spokesperson for the platform said in an interview on the 7th: “Due to the abnormal incident that happened yesterday (6th),Given that the election results have been confirmed,Any new videos that post false claims and channels that violate our policies,Will be hit,And be punished by temporarily restricting uploading or live broadcasting.Channels that have been hit 3 times within 90 days will be permanently deleted from YouTube."
Facebook announced on the 7th that before President-elect Biden took office,Will continue to freeze the Facebook and Instagram accounts of the current President Trump,Don't even rule out freezing Trump's account indefinitely.Facebook CEO Mark?Zuckerberg also mentioned that day,The frozen account has been extended "indefinitely"."We believe,The risk of allowing the President to continue to use our services during this period is too great."
"therefore,We will extend the freezing of his Facebook and Instagram accounts indefinitely,At least for the next two weeks,Until the peaceful transfer of power is completed."Zuckerberg also said.
TikTok deleted related violations,And redirected hashtags such as "storm Congress" (#stormcapitol) and "patriotparty" (#patriotparty),To reduce the visibility of its content in the app.
A TikTok spokesperson mentioned: "Hateful behavior and violence have no place on TikTok.Content or accounts that attempt to incite, glorify, or promote violence violate our community guidelines.Will be deleted."
Google removed a piece of software called "Parler".And "Parler" is a social media application for conservatives and far-right extremists.
A Google spokesperson said: "In order to protect the safety of users on Google Play,Our long-term policy requires applications that display user content to have appropriate policies.Delete excessive content such as posts that incite violence."
Apple said on the 8th thatIf "Parler" fails to submit a content review plan,The application will be deleted.According to the latest news from CNN,Apple announced the removal of "Parler" and stated: "The threat of violence and illegal activities,There is no place on our platform."
In addition, platforms such as Shopify and Snapchat Reddit have given similar reasons.That is, the platform is not a place full of threats, violence or hate content.