Instagram suspends Libs of TikTok as Big Tech, media continue targeting conservative internet sensation

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Internet sensation Libs of TikTok, which often shares videos of left-wing individuals making eyebrow-raising comments, has been suspended from Instagram as the media and Big Tech’s war on the account continues.

https://twitter.com/libsoftiktok/status/1530001273436504064

Libs of TikTok has also been repeatedly suspended by social media giant Twitter, where it has 1.2 million followers, and the account holder has also been doxxed by the Washington Post. It appears Instagram is the latest juggernaut to find an issue with the popular social media personality.

The Libs of TikTok account holder  – who plans to appeal Instagram's decision – tweeted a message from Instagram declaring the account was suspended on May 27 and there was a 30-day window to "disagree with the decision."

Instagram stated Libs of TikTok’s account violated the social media platform’s Community Guidelines but didn’t elaborate on how the rules were broken.

"Your account is not visible to people on Instagram, and you can’t use it," the message said.

The @Libsoftiktokofficial Instagram account was not visible on Friday morning.

The person who runs Libs of TikTok said no further explanation was provided.

"They just said we violated their community guidelines. We will be appealing," the account holder told Fox News Digital.

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis’ press secretary Christina Pushaw, a fan of the account who has publicly defended it, feels Instagram’s accounts are simply the latest example of big tech and media bias.

"Let’s be clear: Libs of TikTok, as the name suggests, simply reposts content that liberals voluntarily and publicly share on social media. The fact that Instagram has no problem with the liberals whose bizarre, often inappropriate and disturbing videos that Libs of TikTok reposted, but they suspend her for drawing attention to those liberals, appears to be another instance of Big Tech censoring those who expose the absurdity of radical progressivism," Pushaw told Fox News Digital.

"Big Tech has a tendency to censor those who challenge Silicon Valley dogma, but we hope this was an honest mistake on Instagram’s part, and they will restore her account," Pushaw continued.

Instagram's parent company did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

Libs of TikTok has garnered a huge following among conservatives over the past year for sharing videos publicly shared on TikTok showing liberals espousing principles of critical race theory ideology and embracing the broadening sp... (Read more)

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