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Why Did Twitter Suspend Rose McGowan?

NBC News / Technology 224 sources

Rose McGowan's Twitter silencing is raising more questions about how the site handles reports of abuse and decides who and what can stay.

Harvey Weinstein: Rose McGowan rips Twitter; Tom Hanks blames Hollywood entitlement

USA TODAY

When will nuclear war violate your terms of service?" actress asked after Twitter lifted temporary restrictions on her for violating privacy rules.

Some women call for a boycott of Twitter after actress Rose McGowan is partially suspended

CNBC / Technology

McGowan has been tweeting supporting women who have come forward against Harvey Weinstein and calling out other alleged male sexual abusers.

Rose McGowan Says Twitter Blocked Her After Weinstein Claims

Bloomberg / News

Following a series of sexual-assault allegations directed toward Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein, actress Rose McGowan’s says Twitter “blocked” her from tweeting after she took to the social network to name and shame alleged offenders…

Rose McGowan suspended over ‘Twitter Rules,’ but not Trump

NY Daily News

The “Charmed” actress had her account suspended while tweeting about the Harvey Weinstein scandal.

Rose McGowan suspended from Twitter after Ben Affleck tweets

The Guardian

Actor who has spoken out in Harvey Weinstein sexual harassment scandal is banned in move that will reignite controversy around Twitter abuse rules

Twitter suspends Rose McGowan after lashing out at Weinstein

NY Daily News / News

McGowan is barred from tweeting, retweeting or liking any posts for 12 hours after breaking Twitter's rules.

Twitter Suspends Actress Rose McGowan's Account

Rose McGowan posted a message to Instagram late Wednesday night saying that Twitter had suspended her account.

Rose McGowan's Harvey Weinstein tweets got her account locked. Some users now plan a boycott

USA TODAY / News

Women plan to protest the treatment of Rose McGowan, who had her account temporarily locked after tweeting about Harvey Weinstein.

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