Pro-choice Facebook executive hits Twitter for blocking Marsha Blackburn’s pro-life ad

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg said Thursday during an interview with Axios that Twitter should not have blocked Rep. Marsha Blackburn’s Senate campaign from promoting her announcement video over a pro-life statement.
What did Twitter do?
Twitter blocked Blackburn (R-Tenn.) from promoting the video due to a statement she made in the spot about “baby body parts,” which they called “inflammatory.”
In the video, Blackburn, who served as the chairman of the House Select Panel on Infant Lives, said she is “100 percent pro-life.”
“I fought Planned Parenthood and we stopped the sale of baby body parts, thank God,” she said.
The panel investigated allegations that Planned Parenthood sold aborted fetal body parts to researchers for profit, which is illegal in the United States. Planned Parenthood denied the allegations.
Twitter reversed course and said they would allow the Blackburn campaign to promote the ad after backlash over the decision.
Blackburn recently announced she will run for the U.S. Senate

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