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Donald Trump has cancelled his personal weblog, an advisor introduced on Wednesday, highlighting the ex-president and election conspiracy theorist’s battle to flee the social media wilderness.

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The weblog “won’t be returning,” Trump aide Jason Miller instructed CNBC.

Named “From the Desk of Donald J. Trump,” the weblog was launched solely a month in the past in response to choices by Twitter and Fb to ban the Republican for inciting riot in opposition to President Joe Biden’s election win.

The weblog on the donaldjtrump.com web site was touted as a significant new outlet following Trump’s defeat in November and punishment by the highest social media gamers for stirring up a mob that ransacked Congress on January 6.

Fox Information heralded the weblog — in truth a fundamental arrange the place Trump may submit statements — as a “communications platform.”

The Trump web site itself described the weblog’s look in even grander phrases, calling it “a beacon of freedom” in a “time of silence and lies.”

Trump, additionally banned from Instagram, YouTube and Snapchat within the wake of the Capitol mayhem, continues to advertise the conspiracy principle that the 2020 election was stolen from him.

In indignant emailed statements and in interviews with area of interest right-wing retailers like OAN, in addition to the extra mainstream Fox Information, he continues to assert with out proof that he was sufferer of a conspiracy.

Now rather than his weblog web page, a kind seems permitting sign-ups for alerts from the ex-president.

Miller instructed CNBC that the weblog had been “simply auxiliary” to broader efforts at rebuilding Trump’s social media presence, although he mentioned he did “not have a exact consciousness of timing” on these plans.

Later, Miller responded to a suggestion that the weblog’s demise was in preparation for Trump becoming a member of another social medial platform, tweeting: “Sure, really, it’s. Keep tuned!”

(AFP)

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