Twitter explains why it banned Rose McGowan after she spoke out about Hollywood abuse

 Twitter has abruptly broken its own policy of not commenting on individual accounts to explain why it temporarily suspended the account of actress Rose McGowan late yesterday, after she had been tweeting about allegations of sexual abuse and harassment which have been surfacing against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein.   Read More

Twitter explains why it banned Rose McGowan after she spoke out about Hollywood abuse

Women are boycotting the site because of the ban

Fri 13 Oct 17 from The Independent

Twitter vows new crackdown on abuse after Harvey Weinstein boycott

Twitter's proposed changes would tighten policies and institute new ones to root out unwanted sexual advances, threats of violence and hate speech.        

10 hours ago from USA today

Twitter's opaque thinking fails everyone

It seems like Twitter can't go long before finding itself embroiled in a new controversy about how it applies its conduct policies. And yet it's hard not to feel a sliver ...

Fri 13 Oct 17 from Engadget

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

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

Thu 12 Oct 17 from USA today

Twitter breaks its silence on McGowan suspension

Thu 12 Oct 17 from TechCrunch

Rose McGowan Twitter account gets 'temporarily locked' - CNET

After a series of tweets about the sexual harassment allegations against Harvey Weinstein, the actor takes to Instagram to protest her account's "suspension."

Thu 12 Oct 17 from CNET Cutting Edge

Twitter’s abuse problem is absolutely a failure of leadership

 Twitter has blundered into yet another moderation crisis after it temporarily suspended the account of actress Rose McGowan as she was using its platform to speak out against sexual harassment ...

Thu 12 Oct 17 from TechCrunch

Your guide to the latest in cancer screening tests: Which do you need, which can you skip?

Cancer screening could save your life. Then again, it could give you a false alarm or lull you into a false sense of security. Here's a round-up of the latest advice from the experts.

Thu 12 Oct 17 from L.A. Times

Rose McGowan Twitter account suspended Weinstein tweets

Rose McGowan was suspended from Twitter Wednesday night after several days of hitting out against the likes of Harvey Weinstein, his brother Bob Weinstein and Ben Affleck.

Thu 12 Oct 17 from Daily Mail

Rose McGowan, one of Harvey Weinstein's accusers, has account limited by Twitter

Rose McGowan has been vocal online about being sexually assaulted by Harvey Weinstein, now Twitter has temporarily limited her account.

Thu 12 Oct 17 from BBC Technology

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