Facebook said Jones violated its hate speech policies, adding that the pages were taken down for "glorifying violence, which violates our graphic violence policy, and using dehumanizing language to describe people who are transgender, Muslims and immigrants, which violates our hate speech policies".
The InfoWars app is still available on the Apple and Google app stores. "Your platform does not operate in a vacuum", she said in a tweet to Dorsey. He is perhaps most notorious for claiming that the 2012 Sandy Hook mass school shooting, which left 26 children and adults dead, was a hoax and that the surviving relatives are paid actors. Dorsey said the company was committed to promoting "a healthy conversational environment" - which included Jones.
Dorsey noted that the site will "hold Jones to the same standard we hold to every account, not taking one-off actions to make us feel good in the short term, and adding fuel to new conspiracy theories".
While there were some positive reactions, which is unsurprising considering Jones has over 860,000 followers on the platform and Infowars has some 425,000, scores of Twitter users responded with upset and disdain over the decision.
Conor McGregor to Fight in UFC 229 on October 6
For the record, GSP is leaning towards the undefeated Dagestani to keep his pristine record intact against McGregor. At that stage, he didn't feel like a win over "the Notorious" would improve his resume that much.
Former England global Redknapp is impressed with Klopp's transfer business ahead of the new Premier League season. Fabinho , who had scored 16 in a row from the spot for AS Monaco, sent the penalty several yards wide.
It's hard to tell who instigated the violence, but it appears to be the workers at the nail salon who are dealing the most force. An investigation into the brawl is ongoing, and more charges could result , the Brooklyn District Attorney's Office told News12.
The full details of the Cleveland Browns-Buffalo Bills' trade for former first-round pick Corey Coleman have been released. To this point in his career, the 15th overall pick of the 2016 NFL Draft has failed to live up to his draft hype.
Pence said that President Trump will request $8 billion over the next five years to support military operations in space. But, earlier this week, Mr Mattis said he is in "complete alignment" with Mr Trump's concerns about U.S. space assets.
Thibaut Courtois has gone AWOL from training as the goalkeeper attempts to force an exit from Chelsea this summer, reports say. The Chelsea head coach has admitted the pair did not speak about Hazard's future, despite ongoing links with Real Madrid .
A video has been circulating on social media that captures the terror that Israelis endure when Hamas launches rockets at them. In another round of escalation, Israel responded to rocket fire by striking what it says are Hamas militant targets in Gaza .
President Kiir also said the remaining outstanding issues will be finalized with his rivals as soon as he arrives in Khartoum. Under the agreement, Riek Machar will join a government of national unity and become first vice president.
Central bank governor Abdolnaser Hemmati said the plan reflected Iran's self-confidence in the face of the looming USA sanctions. USA officials last week said Iran carried out a similar exercise, though Tehran did not immediately acknowledge it.
Here is a look at how share prices for two blue-chip stocks and two exchange-traded funds reacted to this latest report. Futures for September delivery lost 2.9 per cent to CNY 521.9 a barrel on the Shanghai International Energy Exchange.
Taking to Twitter, the Jaanan actress emphasized a woman's right to wear whatever she feels comfortable in. Boris has been accused of Tory Wets of breaching the party's "code of conduct" with his comments.
Luckily, the driver of the parked auto was shopping inside the store when the plane descended on his vehicle, the spokesman said. Another witness told local news media that he was coming out of a sushi restaurant when he saw the plane flying low.
Kane disappointed by World Cup despite Golden Boot
Preventing England FIFA World Cup star defender Harry Maguire joining Manchester United was a triumph for Leicester . Liverpool don't get a trophy for it, but they are certainly the champions of the off-season/preseason.
11 children, 3 women found in 'filthy' compound, 2 men arrested
On Friday, eight members of the Sheriff's office raided the compound and discovered the children, who were dressed in dirty rags. Wahhaj and Morten, both from Georgia, were arrested and charged with child abduction and harboring a fugitive, respectively.
Bayelsa DSS director appointed acting DG
The lawmaker made the allegation in an interview with Thisday on Tuesday at the lobby of the National Assembly in Abuja. He left the Villa at about 5:05 p.m. surrounded by security personnel attached to the presidential Villa.
Chelsea after Wilfried Zaha
Tottenham have pulled out of the race for Wilfried Zaha after Crystal Palace demanded £75million for the winger. The Chelsea power brokers will decide whether or not to pursue an 11th-hour move for Zaha.
Chicago suffers deadly wave of gun violence
Johnson said that both murders and shootings are down on the year, but said this weekend showed there was still a lot to do. Eight of the shootings during that period had three or more victims.
Google finalizes Android P as Android 9 "Pie", launching today
That shows how much time you spend on your phone every day, and how often you check it - glancing at notifications, for instance. The update is rolling out over the air, so if you've got a Pixel, Pixel XL , Pixel 2 , or Pixel 2 XL , keep an eye out for it.