Social media giant Twitter banned the founder of Project Veritas Thursday night after the organization published a series of videos revealing anti-Trump and pro-‘Black Lives Matter’ narratives at CNN.
“Project Veritas relaunched its #ExposeCNN campaign this week by sharing footage of CNN technical director Charles Chester revealing the liberal network’s dirty laundry,” reports Fox News.
Officials at Twitter claim James O’Keefe violated their community standards by using “fake accounts” to promote his story.
“As outlined in our policy on platform manipulation and spam, ‘You can’t mislead others on Twitter by operating fake accounts,’ and ‘you can’t artificially amplify or disrupt conversations through the use of multiple accounts,’” a Twitter spokesperson told Fox News.
“In case you haven’t figured out how it works by now… @CNN spreads propaganda to elect Democrats[.] And then @Twitter runs interference to protect CNN. They’re all on the same team,” tweeted Donald Trump Jr., who later added, “At this point, both @CNN and @Twitter should have to register with the FEC as Democrat Super PACs.”
“O’Keefe exposes CNN for lying about me and Donald Trump for propaganda. Then Twitter suspends him,” said Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla.
Read the full report at Fox News.