Former U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday criticized Twitter and Facebook, the two biggest social media companies in the United States. Fire & throughout; .
He said,The two companies continued to censor conservative content posted online. It makes the United States look bad."He urged Americans to give up using Twitter and Facebook.
Screenshot of President Trump's Twitter feed
Just before Mr. Trump's remarks,For allegedly spreading misinformation about COVID-19, U.S. Rep. Marjorie & Middot (R. Taylor & middot; Green's personal Twitter account was permanently suspended"And her Facebook account was temporarily banned for 24 hours.
In Qiao Li & middot; Taylor & middot; After green's account was suspended, Trump said:Twitter's actions have tarnished democracyThey should not be allowed to continue operating in the United States. Marjorie & middot; Taylor & middot; Green has plenty of honest, patriotic, hard-working voters, and what happened to them on Twitter and Facebook and the like should never have happened. ”
Trump has even called on Americans to respond substantively to these actions on social media.
He tweeted: “ Everyone should ditch Twitter and Facebook.They are very boring and have radical left-leaning views, and everyone dislikes them. They have brought shame on our country! Come on, Marjorie! ”
It's worth noting that Trump is building his own social media platform. — The way social.
The platform was developed by former congressmen Devin & Middot; Nunes, which plans to debut later this year.
German & middot; Nunes also promised that the platform would be free of censorship.
Mr. Trump's own Twitter and Facebook accounts were blocked a year ago in what they said was an effort to protect Americans from misleading information.