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Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene banned from Twitter, suspended from Facebook

Marjorie Taylor Greene
  • Twitter permanently suspended Greene’s personal account on Sunday for repeatedly violating its COVID-19 misinformation policy.
  • Greene said Facebook suspended her account today for 24 hours.
  • The congresswoman described the companies’ actions as “beyond censorship of speech.”

Just weeks after landing in hot water for using an anti-Asian slur, U.S. Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) found her personal Twitter account banned for COVID-19 misinformation.

In a statement, Twitter said they “permanently suspended” the congresswoman’s page, @mtgreenee, for “repeated violations” of their COVID-19 misinformation policy. The social media platform’s strike system went into effect in March 2021.

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene mentions ‘yellow people’ in speech about GOP diversity

  • Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene denounced claims that the GOP is a “white supremacist party” by calling out the “yellow people” at “AmericaFest” on Sunday.
  • “When I walked in yesterday, I was like, what kind of people come here?” she said. “So I’m walking around and seeing some good people, and I see white people, Black people, brown people, yellow people.”
  • George Takei responded with a tweet, saying: “Perhaps she meant 'yellow bellied people' because there are certainly lots in that crowd.”

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) attempted to prove the GOP is a diverse party by pointing to the “yellow people” and other people of color in attendance at Turning Point USA’s “AmericaFest” rally on Sunday.

“Yellow” is historically used as a racist slur to refer to people of Asian descent. The slur was used by Greene over the weekend during Sunday’s rally to denounce claims that the GOP is a “white supremacist party.”

GA Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene vows to kick out every Chinese ‘loyal to CCP’ if she was in charge

Marjorie Taylor Greene

U.S. Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) would deport every last Chinese whose loyalty lies with the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), if she had the power to do so.

Her plans: Greene, who represents Georgia’s 14th Congressional District, made her comments last Wednesday on Steve Bannon’s show, “War Room: Pandemic.” Aside from deporting Chinese people, the lawmaker said she would also impose strict tariffs.