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Kirstie Alley Comments on Twitter, Compares Trump’s Ban To ‘Slavery’

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Three months after endorsing Donald Trump for President, actress Kirstie Alley is calling out Twitter for permanently suspending his account.

“After close review of recent Tweets from the @realDonaldTrump account and the context around them — specifically how they are being received and interpreted on and off Twitter — we have permanently suspended the account due to the risk of further incitement of violence,” the company said in a statement shortly after 6 p.m Friday evening.

The move didn’t sit well with the former “Cheers” star, 69, who called it “censorship” and even likened the ban to “slavery.”

“ALL people should be concerned is the KEY here,” she tweeted Saturday morning. “It’s true, the average person will no longer have a platform to speak their views. This is called SLAVERY. This censorship proves BIG TECH now holds the keys to the chains.”

The decision to ban Trump came after Wednesday’s US Capitol siege, in which five people were killed when thousands o… (Read more)