Actors Anna Paquin, Alyssa Milano, and John Cusack are among those who've thrown their support behind the boycott, which is meant to show solidarity with survivors of abuse and protest Twitter's silencing of McGowan and other survivors who speak out.
Advertising consultant Cindy Gallop, founder of the U.S. division of advertising firm Bartie Bogle Hegarty, is leading calls for a day long Twitter boycott led by women until midnight tonight in a show of solidarity with actress Rose McGowan - who was handed a 12-hour suspension for tweeting a private phone number.
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They haven't exactly struggled in recent years and Strachan is only fooling himself if he thinks Scotland's problem is their size. That is what has happened tonight. "They can be really proud of themselves and it is an honour to be their coach".
In addition to criticizing Weinstein, McGowan has used Twitter to slam individuals, including actor Ben Affleck, who she said knew of Weinstein's behavior but failed to act and protect victims. "Be my voice." She then included the hashtags #RoseArmy and #WhyWomenDon'tReport. In order to begin the 12-hour suspension, the message told her to delete tweets that violated the company's rules. Rose McGowan gets suspended.
This proved too little too late for many women (and men) however who rallied to the #WomenBoycottTwitter banner to share their displeasure. We want to explain that her account was temporarily locked because one of her Tweets included a private phone number, which violates our Terms of Service.
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In a series of tweets to Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos, the Charmed alum, 44, identified her alleged assailant by name for the first time.
McGowan's accusation comes the same day her Twitter account was reinstated after it was temporarily banned Wednesday night over a tweet containing a personal phone number. We will be clearer about these policies and decisions in the future. Teen Vogue has reached out to Twitter for further comment; this post will be updated with their response.
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