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Twitch Suspends Trump’s Account for ‘Hateful Conduct’

  • Twitch cited repost of Trump reference to Mexicans as rapists
  • Reddit banned r/The_Donald for violating hate speech rules
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Donald Trump

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Twitch and Reddit Inc. banned content linked to President Donald Trump for violating their rules against encouraging hate.

Twitch, Amazon.com Inc.’s live streaming site, temporarily banned Trump’s account for reposting a 2016 speech in which he characterized Mexicans as rapists and a more recent speech in which he conjured up the image of an evil-doer breaking into a house.