Can twitter keep shutting me down for things I say? What is freedom of speech?
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Nope, you cannot sue them for that. When you made your account on Twitter, you agreed to the following:
We may suspend or your account or cease providing you with all or part of the Services at any time for any or no reason, including, but not limited to, if we reasonably believe: (i) you have violated these Terms or the Twitter Rules and Policies or Periscope Community Guidelines, (ii) you create risk or possible legal exposure for us; (iii) your account should be removed due to prolonged inactivity; or (iv) our provision of the Services to you is no longer commercially viable. We will make reasonable efforts to notify you by the email address associated with your account or the next time you attempt to access your account, depending on the circumstances.
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Twitter is a private business, not a government entity, so you have no free speech rights on their service.
You should try reading the First Amendment, which says: "Congress shall make no law ... abridging the freedom of speech..." That protection has been applied to the states through the Due Process Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment.
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You violated Twitter’s Terms of Service. You have no right to free speech on Twitter.
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Twitters terms of service. Read them.
This is general advice. You are anonymous. If you PM me i won’t know what it’s about.
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