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She had good reason to do so: Twitter later told “Keeping Twitter safe is a top priority for us. Abuse and hateful conduct have no place on our service and we will continue to take action when our rules are broken” as they confirmed Ms Hopkins had been chucked off the platform, the latest phase in a long and sad fall from grace.
It was not so long ago she had a column in the Sun on Sunday and a regular show on broadcaster LBC. The Sun declined to renew her contract, LBC sacked her after her “we need a final solution” comment following the Manchester bombing, Mail Online lost patience after having to pick up the bill for libel actions caused by her columns, and of course she lost a libel action brought by writer and campaigner Jack Monroe.recently moaning “Talking to the same 1,000 people none of whom buy books, tickets to anything or donate … I spent years growing and developing and investing in my fan base and they just took it away in a flash”.
The time of Katie Hopkins in the spotlight was for a time, but not for all time.