Twitter fact-checks @RealDonaldTrump for the first time and all the hell breaks loose…


It looks like Twitter’s finally had enough of US President Donald Trump‘s abuse of its platform. Today, keen observers may have noticed the president‘s @realDonaldTrump Twitter account has been splashed with a couple of fact-checking embeds on tweets where he’s attempted to misinform the US voting public by lying about the mail-in ballot process.
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Twitter fact-checks a misleading Trump tweet for the first time

The news: Twitter added a fact-checking label to two tweets from US President Donald Trump’s Twitter account on

“Twitter is completely stifling FREE SPEECH, and I, as President, will not allow it to happen!”

Earlier today, Twitter for the first time ever added a factchecking feature to one of impeached U.S. President Donald Trump’s false tweets about voter fraud.

Within an hour or so, Trump lashed out at Twitter, on Twitter.

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