Apple removed most of Infowars' podcasts from iTunes, Facebook banned four pages run by Alex Jones, and Spotify removed Jones' show in a multi-platform crackdown on the conspiracy theorist and his popular website.
The Alex Jones Channel Page, the Alex Jones Page, the InfoWars Page and the Infowars Nightly News Page were removed for violating Facebook's community standards, "including hate speech that attacks or dehumanizes others", the company said.
Following the recent suspension of Alex Jones' Facebook page and the removal of InfoWars podcasts from Spotify, Facebook has permanently removed multiple InfoWars pages from its site while Apple has taken steps to remove InfoWars podcasts from its podcast directory.
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Mr Jones has been widely criticised for repeating conspiracy theories that the 9/11 attacks in NY were staged by the U.S. government. "We believe in representing a wide range of views, so long as people are respectful to those with differing opinions", an Apple spokesperson said in a statement to TechCrunch. It added that the reason for removing Jones' pages was not related to concerns over false news.
He has also promoted a theory that the Sandy Hook massacre was faked by leftwing forces to promote gun control.
Founded in 1999 and often described as "actually only a tiny bit worse than Fox News", InfoWars has over the years gained a large following among far right conservatives.
The shooting left 26 children and adults dead at a CT elementary school.
Jones, who has a verified Twitter account with 825,000 followers, had not addressed Apple's action by early Monday.
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Jones is now being sued in Texas by two Sandy Hook parents, seeking at least $1 million (£0.77 million), claiming that they have been the subject of harassment driven by his programs.
'We take reports of hate content seriously and review any podcast episode or song that is flagged by our community'.
"Infowars" host Alex Jones arrives at the Travis County Courthouse in Austin, Texas.
It's unclear exactly how many episodes were ditched, although the vast majority of content created by Jones remains available to Spotify users.
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