Mr Graham Linehan, freelance writer and directorwritten evidence (FEO0030)


House of Lords Communications and Digital Committee inquiry into Freedom of Expression Online



First of all, I should say that I am mentioned in the introduction as having been thrown off Twitter. I would love to tell you the circumstances that led to this as they have been constantly mischaracterised by people who believe that standing up for women’s rights is ‘anti-trans’.


The truth is that the feminist side of this argument is tightly policed by Twitter and other Silicon Valley enterprises. Here is a post detailing the often innocuous tweets that have led to women being thrown off that platform.[1] I believe I was thrown off for amplifying the voices of these and other ‘gender critical’ women.



14 January 2021


[1]              https://grahamlinehan.substack.com/p/silence-woman