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Microsoft nearly banned Gab over post saying Jews should be raised as livestock

5 days ago   |   By Ars Technica

Enlarge / The Microsoft logo at the 2010 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.
The Microsoft Azure cloud computing service threatened to stop hosting Gab, a self-described "free speech social network," unless the site deleted two anti-Semitic posts made by a neo-Nazi who previously ran for a US Senate seat.
Gab founder Andrew Torba yesterday posted a screenshot of Microsoft's notice, which said that Microsoft had "received a complaint of malicious activity" and that Gab must take action within two business days or face the possible "suspension of your deployment(s)."
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