It’s no secret that President Donald Trump has a Twitter problem: he cannot stop being unpresidential in his tweets, which the White House has said are “official statements” from the president. Over the years, Trump has insulted various groups of people and the disparaging remarks did not end once he took office.

According to the New York Times, which Trump has referred to as “fake news,” the 45th president has insulted 337 people, places and things on his verified, personal Twitter account, which has more than 33 million followers. These insults have been directed at political figures, news organizations, celebrities, other nations and more. Some have begun to question why Twitter has not yet banned Trump, given that he appears to have violated their rules on more than one occasion. According to the Twitter Rules, abusive behavior on the platform includes:

  • Violent threats (direct or indirect)
  • Harassment
  • Hateful conduct
  • Multiple account abuse
  • Private information
  • Impersonation
  • Self-harm

Trump’s latest Twitter attack was aimed at “Morning Joe” co-hosts Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski. On Thursday morning, Trump tweeted, “I heard poorly rated @Morning_Joe speaks badly of me (don’t watch anymore). Then how come low I.Q. Crazy Mika, along with Psycho Joe, came…to Mar-a-Lago 3 nights in a row around New Year’s Eve, and insisted on joining me. She was bleeding badly from a face-lift. I said no!”

Trump has previously called Twitter his “own form of media” and will no doubt post another inappropriate rant on social media in the foreseeable future.

Here’s how to report Trump’s tweets as abusive or harmful:

How to Report Donald Trump’s Hateful or Harmful Tweets

Before Trump tweets his next insensitive piece of content, know the steps on how to report the tweet.

1. Select the arrow icon located in the top-right corner of the tweet and click “Report Tweet”

2. Report the tweet as abusive or harmful from the list of reasons provided by Twitter

3. Elaborate on why the tweet is abusive or harmful. Options include the tweet being offensive, including targeted harassment or directing hate against a particular group of people

4. After reporting the tweet itself, users can then choose to block or mute Trump’s account

Here is a list of some of Trump’s most offensive and controversial tweets:

15 of Donald Trump’s Most Controversial Tweets

What are your thoughts on Donald Trump’s tweets? Do you think they’re hateful or harmful? Have you ever reported one of his tweets? Sound off in the comments section below!

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