Replace: Whereas the Fb pages for Elijah Schaffer’s present “Slightly Offensive” seems to be on-line on Fb, his Instagram as of the writing of this text stays offline.
The Blaze journalist Elijah Schaffer, who has put his personal bodily security in danger to report on riots all through 2020 has been shockingly deplatformed for unknown causes.
“Journalist Elijah Schaffer has been banned from Fb and Instagram on Friday. He reported on Twitter that the 2 social media platforms, each of that are owned by Fb, took down his profile and content material,” The Post Millennial posted Jan. 8. Schaffer announced that his Instagram account had been banned earlier that very same day:
“Fb & Instagram have completely suspended me from their platforms w/out rationalization
“It was principally simply footage of my spouse, canine and recollections of my mother who lately died
“However large tech is relentless. Reporting the reality is now unlawful
“Comply with me at http://Blazetv.com/elijah”
The Submit Millennial made explicitly clear Schaffer was “instrumental in reporting on protests and riots through the summer season of 2020.” This included “[getting] up shut and private with protests and riots throughout the nation, getting assaulted in Philadelphia, and threatened in Rochester, amongst different cities.”
Activist Brandon Straka’s WalkAway basis was additionally reportedly purged from Fb. Schaffer commented in response: “The Purge isn’t solely right here, it’s going to worsen. We’ve been predicting this for some time now. Prepare.”
Schaffer’s Instagram account certainly seems to be unavailable with “Sorry, this web page is not accessible,” including under, “The hyperlink you adopted could also be damaged, or the web page could have been eliminated. Go back to Instagram.”
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