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Snapchat Stops Promoting Trump's Content Over Posts That 'Incite Violence'

1 month ago   |   By PC Mag

The social media app is no longer promoting the president's content on its Discover platform, where you can view pictures and clips from other users.

President Trump's controversial posts about the George Floyd protests have prompted Snapchat to stop freely promoting his content on the social media app. Trump's official account still remains up on Snapchat. However, the app is no longer promoting the president's content via its
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Snapchat says it will NOT promote Donald Trump's account on its Discover channel

Snapchat says it will NOT promote Donald Trump's account on its Discover channel

1 month ago   |   By Daily Mail

Snapchat stopped promoting Donald Trump on its Discover page after he tweeted comments that some claim glorified violence amid nationwide racial justice riots.
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Snap to stop promoting Trump's account because of threats against protesters

Snap to stop promoting Trump's account because of threats against protesters

1 month ago   |   By Politico

The multimedia messaging app Snapchat said it will stop promoting U.S. President Donald Trump's account to other users because of the threats he has made on other social media platforms about unleashing violence against protesters.
The decision, which the company made over the weekend and announced Wednesday, may be one of the strongest stances yet from a social media company as the industry grapples with how to handle incendiary remarks from the country's most powerful leader.
Snap's action is notably stronger and more sweeping than the fact-checking and warning labels Twitter slapped on...
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Snapchat will stop promoting Trump's account in Discover: 'We will not amplify voices who incite racial violence and injustice'

Snapchat will stop promoting Trump's account in Discover: 'We will not amplify voices who incite racial violence and injustice'

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Snapchat will not promote President Trump's account in the Discover section of its app, the company said on Wednesday.
"We will not amplify voices who incite racial violence and injustice by giving them free promotion on Discover," a company spokesperson said.
The decision comes as Facebook has been embroiled in controversy over its handling of President Trump's posts about the George Floyd protests.
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Snapchat parent company Snap Inc. has said that it will no longer promote President Trump's account in the Discover section of its app.
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