Over the weekend, Donald Trump used the Twitter platform to incite and promote violence against women by posting a video of himself hitting a golfball into Hillary Clinton’s head.
1. This is just the latest example of Trump’s misuse of the site—earlier this summer, he used Twitter to threaten an entire nation!
2 A significant number of Trump’s tweets have also included language of hate, racial discrimination, fearmongering, and outright lies.
1. “Trump’s Hillary Clinton tweet: Does it violate Twitter’s rules on violence?,” The Washington Post, September 18, 2017
2. “Even if Trump’s North Korea tweets violate terms of service, he’s not getting banned,” Mashable, August 11, 2017
3. “Can Twitter Shut Down Donald Trump’s Account? Should it?”
Newsweek, August 11, 2017