Rose McGowan’s Twitter account was suspended this week because the actress included a private phone number in one of her tweets, which violates one of Twitter’s policies, the social media platform said.
McGowan has been speaking out against harassment in Hollywood amid Harvey Weinstein’s sexual assault scandal. On Wednesday, she alerted her followers that her Twitter account had been suspended in what she felt was an attempt to silence her.
“THERE ARE POWERFUL FORCES AT WORK. BE MY VOICE,” she urged fans in an Instagram post.
In a series of tweets Thursday, Twitter said it suspended McGowan’s account because she tweeted a phone number. “The Tweet…