Twitter has blocked the video team trump of Floyd
Social network Twitter has blocked the video the campaign of the President of the United States Donald trump is dedicated to the memory of the African-American George Floyd, due to the fact that he had a complaint of copyright infringement, according to the Hill newspaper.
The video, which lasts nearly four minutes, followed by trump's speech, which he delivered in a few days after the death of Floyd. First tramp says "a great tragedy" and "violence and anarchy" from the "radical left groups" and the work of law enforcement. His words accompany the pictures of peaceful protests, as well as videos and pictures from the riots that ended the demonstration.
As the newspaper notes, before the service was blocked this video, they managed to share in his official account of the President himself, his son Donald trump Jr. and about seven thousand users of the social network. Now this video cannot be reproduced. As reported on Twitter, "this media file is blocked in connection with the complaint of the right holder".
After blocking of the video, the President's team on Twitter accused the social network and its founder Jack Dorsey in censoring "a vital and unifying message from the President trump" and urged followers to "make viral" the same video posted on Youtube. In addition, as noted by the Hill, representatives of the campaign had already turned to Twitter to find out who filed a complaint against the video and how it violates copyright.
Previously, trump has signed a decree, which is intended to remove the social networks protection against claims from the content editing. The microblogging service Twitter called this decree "reactionary and politically biased". In his Twitter statement refers to section 230 of the American decency act in the telecommunications of 1996, which ensures that the provider of an interactive computer service cannot be treated as the publisher or independent source of information provided by a third party.
The cause of the mentioned document was the conflict of the trump network Twitter. Previously the social network Twitter has outlined one of the messages trump as containing the truth, and placed under him a warning icon with a link to the article, which States that the President lied. Trump, in response, has threatened to strictly regulate or even close social network, if they continue to drown out the voices of conservatives. Social networks say they do not inhibit someone else's point of view, though delete or block content that contradicts their rules.
The cities of the U.S., a wave of protests and unrest after the death in Minneapolis as the result of police detention African American George Floyd. In the Internet appeared the video, which police put the handcuffs Floyd, knocked him down and piled on top of him, the three of us, and one of them stepped on his knee on the neck. Floyd on video several times says that he can not breathe, then fades. He died in intensive care. After the riots, fired four police officers, one of them was accused of murder and other complicity.