What is Parler? Inside the pro-Trump “unbiased” platform

Billed as a defiant alternative to Twitter, the app has become synonymous with the alt-right and is gaining ground in the UK. 

Last Friday, fans of shock-jockery, giving offence and early seasons of The Apprentice received a major blow to their existence: Katie Hopkins, the hard-right social media personality, was permanently suspended from Twitter, the platform upon which she built her international notoriety. While celebrities typically fade into the ether when banned from social media, all was not lost in the case of Hopkins. The former MailOnline columnist appeared to swiftly pivot to a new app, Parler,...
source: New Statesman

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