The right to be erased from online platforms

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In 2018 I deleted my Twitter account. I was nearing 100,000 tweets, and had something like 25,000 followers (at least 30% of them were fake bots, no doubt). The initial decision to switch off Twitter had to do with my physical and psychological health at the time; I was just too ill to keep up with the frenetic pace of Twitter.

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