"If there is content on our platform that causes real-world 'harm', especially 'bodily harm', then we have a clear responsibility to act on it."
The day after the riots on Capitol Hill on January 6, Facebook banned Trump's account for inciting violence. The ban will last for at least two years and only after the risk to public safety subsides.lifted.
During his presidency, Trump called Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg to demand changes to Facebook's oversight committee, which reviews company decisions and has the power to overturn them, The New Yorker reported last year..
Trump has 35 million followers on Facebook, and if he runs for president again in 2024, the lifting of the ban will undoubtedly help his campaign.