Elon Musk has turn out to be the brand new CEO of Twitter and ever since he took over and laid off workers, a number of celebrities have stop the platform, together with Bridgerton producer Shonda Rhimes in addition to singers Sara Bareilles and Toni Braxton. The newest celeb to delete their Twitter account is supermodel Gigi Hadid, who introduced that her resolution was particularly due to the “new leadership”.
On Sunday, Hadid took to her Instagram tales and wrote, “I deactivated my Twitter account today. For a long time, but especially with its new leadership, it’s becoming more and more of a cesspool of hate & bigotry, and its not a place I want to be a part of.”
She added that she feels sorry for her followers whom she liked connecting with for practically a decade through Twitter, however she “can’t say it’s a safe place for anyone, nor a social platform that will do more good than harm.”
Hadid shared MSNBC host Ayman Mohyeldin’s submit about Shannon Raj Singh, former human rights counsel at Twitter, who tweeted that Friday was her final day as a result of the whole human rights staff on the firm had been laid off.
In accordance with Folks Journal, Musk’s ex-girlfriend, Amber Heard’s account additionally appeared to have vanished from the platform as quickly as he took over. Every week in the past, the Tesla CEO closed the $44 billion deal, turning into the brand new proprietor of Twitter after drama and a collection of authorized challenges. He has since introduced that the corporate would kind a content material moderation council with “widely diverse viewpoints.”