- The Washington Times - Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Hillary Clinton’s former spokesman is calling on Twitter to permanently ban President Trump over his tweet Tuesday night mocking North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un.

“Hey @jack. It’s time to kick Trump off this website,” Brian Fallon tweeted two hours after the president taunted Mr. Kim as having an inferior “Nuclear Button” to his.

The tweet has prompted liberals to accuse the president of violating Twitter’s terms of service by threatening violence.

Resist SF, an anti-Trump activist group, projected the phrases “@jack is #complicit” and “Ban @realDonaldTrump” on Twitter’s headquarters in San Francisco. A protest planned for Wednesday night accuses Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey of “endangering the world” and violating its own rules by not banning Mr. Trump for the tweet, The Hill reported.

The activist group Color of Change, co-founded by former President Barack Obama adviser Van Jones, has also launched a petition demanding that Mr. Dorsey ban the president for his “abusive and dangerous behavior.”

A Twitter spokesperson, however, told The Hill that Mr. Trump’s tweet does not violate company rules because it does not constitute a “specific threat.”


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