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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Appears To Get Hacked, Tweets Offensive Posts About Black People

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Chris White Tech Reporter

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey appeared to have been hacked Friday afternoon with his account posting offensive tweets insulting African-Americans.

“Fuck NIGGERS,” a tweet from his account states. Dorsey’s profile also stated: “Fuck Voku black shit.” (RELATED: Twitter Lays Groundwork For Potentially Down Ranking Some Of Trump’s Tweets)

The tweets were erased shortly after they were published.

Screencaps of tweets from Jack Dorsey’s Twitter account

The new label applies to all verified political candidates and officials with more than 100,000 followers, Twitter noted in a blog post. Users who want to view flagged content must click on a screen that says Twitter’s rules against abusive behavior apply to the tweet.

Twitter directed the Daily Caller News Foundation to an official tweet when asked for comment.

Twitter later announced that the company had re-secured the @jack account.

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