World: Former President of the United States – Donald Trump has announced plans to launch his own new social app soon. The social networking platform will be named ‘TRUTH social’.
Trump stated that “The platform will stand up to the tyranny of ‘Big Tech’ companies of Silicon Valley.”
The launch of the beta version on the social platform will begin by next month with some invited guests. Trump Media and Technology Group – TMTG will be the owner of this new social platform. TMTG is also intended to launch a subscription video-on-demand service.
Trump wrote to his social media and asserted, “We are living in a world where, Taliban has a huge presence on Twitter, yet – your favourite American President has been silenced. Everyone asks me that why doesn’t someone stand up to Big Tech? Well, we will be soon!”
TMTG cited that “TRUTH Social will be open to invited guests next month, and will have a nationwide rollout within the first 3 months of 2022.”
The Former US President was earlier suspended by social networks such as – Facebook and Twitter, after which Trump hinted to launch his own social media platform.
At the starting of this year only, he launched a blog – ‘From the Desk of Donald J Trump’. But eventually, after less than a month of its launch, the website was shut down permanently.
Twitter has permanently banned the former US President, while Facebook banned him at least till January 2023.
Earlier this month, the former US President, while speaking to Fox News host Sean Hannity stated that Haiti has an enormous “AIDS” problem, and the Haitian immigrants who are entering the US, hundreds of thousands of them probably have – AIDS.
“So hundreds of thousands of people are coming into our country. And if you look at the stats, and if you look at the numbers, take a look at what’s happening in Haiti. A tremendous problem with AIDS,” he then added.