Twitter labels Trump tweet as ‘glorifying violence’
Twitter Inc. on Friday labeled a tweet of President Donald Trump’s as having “glorified violence,” simply hours after he signed an government order threatening to strip the corporate of protections in opposition to legal responsibility.
The offending tweet by Trump got here in his response to the riots in Minneapolis. He employed a quote from a former Miami police chief who stated, “when the looting begins, the taking pictures begins.”
The total tweet learn: “These THUGS are dishonoring the reminiscence of George Floyd, and I received’t let that occur. Simply spoke to Governor Tim Walz and informed him that the Navy is with him all the way in which. Any issue and we’ll assume management however, when the looting begins, the taking pictures begins. Thanks!”