Trump's "free speech" platform Truth Social bans users who post footage from Jan. 6 hearings

Posted on AllSides June 13th, 2022
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Users of Donald Trump's social media platform, Truth Social, were reportedly suspended after mentioning the ongoing January 6 hearings, putting the site's "free speech" bona fides in a harsh light. 

The platform, which professes to be "free from political discrimination," came under scrutiny after multiple users took to Twitter to announce that they had been removed from the site after posting content that may have appeared unfavorable to Trump. 

"My Truth Social account was just permanently suspended for talking about the January 6th Committee hearings," tweeted user Travis Allen. "So much for...

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