The Troll-in-Chief

While Trump admits that he is trailing Joe Biden in the 2020 race for the White House, he still can’t keep off social media, retweeting a video of one of his supporters shouting "White power!" to his predominantly white base of voters. But now, he is being met with retaliation from the very social media platforms that helped put him to the White House.

Action by Social Media Platforms 


Trump’s Response

In May, Trump signed an executive order limiting liability protection for social media platforms. He also began an effort to remove government ads from social media platforms, which could impact the US military’s recruiting initiatives, FDA's anti-vaping campaign and other civil operations.