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    Former President Donald Trump will not be permitted back on Twitter even if he runs again for office and wins, according to the company's chief financial officer.Asked during an interview on CNBC Wednesday whether Trump's tweeting privileges could be restored if he wins the presidency again, CFO Ned Segal clarified that Trump's ban is permanent."The way our policies work, when you're removed from the platform, you're removed from the platform," he said, "whether you're a commentator, you're a CFO, or you are a former or current public official. Remember, our policies are designed to make sure that people are not inciting violence, and if anybody does that, we have to remove them from the service and our policies don't allow people to come back."The statement comes amid Trump's impeachment trial in Congress. If he is acquitted, Trump would not be barred from seeking the presidency or another federal office.EMBED More...
    Donald Trump will never tweet again. The former president’s ban from Twitter is permanent and will not be lifted even if he runs for office in the future or even wins back the White House, according to a top executive at the social network. In an interview with CNBC, the company’s chief financial officer Ned Segal said the platform will not lift Trump’s suspension that was enacted after the company cited his alleged role in inciting the deadly insurrecti on at the US Capitol on Jan 6. In response to a direct question on Trump’s chances of getting his account back if he sought and won another election, Segal was explicit. “When you’re removed from the platform, you’re removed from the platform,” he said. “Remember, our policies are designed to make sure that people are not inciting violence.” Segal also pushed back against the perception that Trump’s absence has...
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    Twitter executive Ned Segal said Tuesday the company would not allow former President Donald Trump to return to the platform, even if he runs for the presidency and wins in 2024. “If he came back, ran for office again, and was elected president, would you allow him back on the platform?” CNBC’s Becky Quick asked Segal, the company’s chief financial officer, in a morning interview. “The way our policies work, when you’re removed from the platform, you’re removed from the platform, whether you’re a commentator, you’re a CFO, or you are a former or current public official,” Segal replied. “And so our policies are designed to make sure that people are not inciting violence and if anybody does that, we have to remove them from the service and our policies don’t allow people to come back.” Twitter banned Trump on Jan. 9. “The 75,000,000 great American Patriots who voted for me, AMERICA FIRST, and...
    German chancellor Merkel said freedom of opinion is of ‘elementary importance’ While many are rejoicing outgoing President Donald Trump being banned from most major social media platforms, German chancellor Angela Merkel has spoken up to say that she finds the unprecedented move to be more troubling than affirming. Friday, Trump was permanently booted off Twitter because of the “risk of further incitement of violence” after a sect of his supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol while Congress was certifying his election defeat.  But according to reports, Merkel, who has been a vocal critic of Trump, spoke up against the move. BERLIN, GERMANY – JANUARY 05: German Chancellor Angela Merkel gives a press conference after talking with state leaders about the current situation of the coronavirus pandemic on January 5, 2021 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Andreas Gora – Pool/Getty Images) READ MORE: Keri Hilson comments on Trump social media ban, Twitter reacts...
    Loading the player... While many are rejoicing outgoing President Donald Trump being banned from most major social media platforms, German chancellor Angela Merkel has spoken up to say that she finds the unprecedented move to be more troubling than affirming. Friday, Trump was permanently booted off Twitter because of the “risk of further incitement of violence” after a sect of his supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol while Congress was certifying his election defeat.  But according to reports, Merkel, who has been a vocal critic of Trump, spoke up against the move. BERLIN, GERMANY – JANUARY 05: German Chancellor Angela Merkel gives a press conference after talking with state leaders about the current situation of the coronavirus pandemic on January 5, 2021 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Andreas Gora – Pool/Getty Images) READ MORE: Keri Hilson comments on Trump social media ban, Twitter reacts Monday, her spokesman Steffen Seibert said that...
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