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Twitter stirs debate as troll gets banned for racist abuse

Company supports 'diverse opinions' but insists that 'no one deserves to be subjected to targeted abuse online'

Critics of Mr Yiannopoulos say he incited his followers to bombard Ghostbusters actress Leslie Jones with racial comments.


TWITTER was embroiled in controversy on Wednesday after banning an editor at the conservative Breitbart website for fuelling a stream of abuse that drove Ghostbusters star Leslie Jones to quit the social network.

The ban on Milo Yiannopoulos, the website's tech editor