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Twitter not only changes its mind about ‘inflammatory’ ad, it’s going to change its policies too

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Twitter was accused of censorship after banning an “inflammatory” ad campaign by Tennessee Rep. Marsha Blackburn. But just one day after implementing the ban, the company has backed down, saying the video — which sees Blackburn talking about fighting to stop “the sale of baby body parts” — can be promoted on Twitter. Despite maintaining its belief that the video contains inflammatory language, Twitter now says that it is permissible within the context of the ad. Furthermore, the company says that it will “refine” its policies around the issue. See also: Twitter bans ‘inflammatory’ Republican anti-abortion campaign ad Twitter is… …Continue reading on BetaNews

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