Toni Braxton, Sara Bareilles, and Jack White are among the many ever-growing checklist of celebrities and musicians who’ve determined to give up Twitter in response to Elon Musk’s current acquisition of the social media platform.
Since Musk’s arrival, Twitter has been engulfed in chaos, from vital layoffs and a failed rollout for paid Twitter verification to reinstating accounts run by bigots like Donald Trump and surges of racial slurs and misinformation.
After conducting a ballot asking Twitter customers to vote “sure” or “no” about whether or not the previous first president ought to be allowed again on the social media platform, at the very least 52 % of individuals voted sure.
“The individuals have spoken. Trump might be reinstated,” Musk tweeted, ending his message with the Latin phrase “Vox Populi, Vox Dei,” which interprets to “the voice of the individuals, the voice of God.”
Even Soulja Boy is fed up with how the tech billionaire is responding to the ever-increasing checklist of points with the platform, saying that he was leaving Twitter and beginning his personal app. “F*ck it, I’m going to create my very own app,” he tweeted.
Different celebrities have additionally jumped aboard the Twitter boycott, together with actress and comic Whoopi Goldberg, screenwriter Shonda Rhimes, mannequin Gigi Hadid, Nine Inch Nails founder Trent Reznor, comedian e book artist Erik Larsen, and actress Tea Leoni.