Facebook declared Thursday that it plans to ban a bunch of far-right media personalities, as well as Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan, from its social network and Instagram.
The ban affects Alex Jones and Milo Yiannopoulos, and alternative far-right figures and also the conspiracy and far-right politics website Infowars.
The social media giant antecedently removed four pages belonging to Jones in August 2018 because of violations of the platform’s community standards.
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Despite his initial ban on Facebook, Jones had remained active on Instagram where his account recently pushed a conspiracy theory regarding former vice president Joe Biden. It was one amongst the most-engaged posts across both social networks within the past few days.