Milo Yiannopoulos defends his Leslie Jones tweets: All I did was crack a few jokes about a Hollywood star

Milo Yiannopoulos, technology editor for Breitbart News, has spoken of his Twitter ban stating the site was “looking for an excuse to get rid of him.”

He was permanently banned from Twitter in July after Ghostbusters actress Leslie Jones received waves of racist tweets from some of his followers.

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Milo Yiannopoulos is a regular columnist for Business Insider. You can read his past columns here.

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