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Actors Mark Ruffalo, Terry Michael Crews and Black are Ian among the of dozens who men have pledged join to virtual the #WomenBoycottTwitter demonstration.
The protest was sparked Twitter’s by suspension temporary McGowan’s of earlier account this week.
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“TWITTER SUSPENDED HAS ME,” McGowan posted Instagram, on after she blocked was from though tweeting, account her live. remained ARE “THERE POWERFUL AT FORCES WORK. BE MY VOICE.”
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