Stella Immanuel Twitter Suspended

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Demon sperm doctor temporarily suspended from Twitter over coronavirus misinformation

Immanuel was at the center of a viral video that was taken down from Twitter, YouTube, and Facebook.

Jul 30, 2020, 10:29 am*

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Andrew Wyrich 

Andrew Wyrich

Dr. Stella Immmanuel, the doctor at the center of a viral video touting hydroxychloroquine, has had her Twitter account temporarily locked for violating the company’s coronavirus misinformation rules.

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Twitter told the Daily Dot on Thursday that Immanuel’s account, @stella_immanuel, had a tweet in violation of the company’s coronavirus misinformation policy.

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Immanuel will need to delete the tweet—which Twitter did not specify—and will have limited functionality of the account for 12 hours, a Twitter spokesperson said.

However, a tweet that shows the viral video was removed from her profile where she says “I will not be silenced.” Currently, her page has a message that says the tweet was removed for violating Twitter’s rules. That tweet is no longer available as a standalone tweet.

Another video that was pinned to the top of her profile with the hashtag “#HCQWorks” was also removed.

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Immanuel was prominent in a video where she dismissed wearing a mask and called studies debunking hydroxychloroquine “fake science.”

The video was taken down from Twitter, YouTube, and Facebook.

The video was shared by a number of people including President Donald Trump and Donald Trump Jr. The president’s son was temporarily locked out of his account after sharing the video.

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Following the video, Trump said she “thought her voice was an important voice.”

Studies have shown that hydroxychloroquine does not have a benefit in treating coronavirus. Trump has long touted the drug, even saying he took it as a preventive measure for the virus.

Following the video, it was reported by the Daily Beast that Immanuel believed in a number of bizarre medial practices including alien DNA and sexual encounters with demons, which led demon sperm to trend on Twitter.

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*First Published: Jul 30, 2020, 10:24 am