suspended Kanye West from the platform for 24 hours after the rapper and producer attacked Pete Davidson and others. The Saturday Night Live star and has been dating West’s ex-wife Kim Kardashian for several months.
West (who legally changed his name to Ye) violated Instagram’s policies on hate speech, harassment and bullying. Some posts that broke the rules were , according to HuffPost. Along with lashing out at Davidson, West is said to have posted a (now-deleted) racial slur aimed at Trevor Noah, who in a recent episode of The Daily Show.
The suspension temporarily prevented West from posting, commenting or sending direct messages on Instagram. A spokesperson has said the company may take further action against West if he violates the rules again.