Whoa.

Buzzfeed reports that Breitbart tech editor Milo Yiannopoulos has been “permanently banned” by Twitter over a series of tweets directed at “Ghostbusters” actress Leslie Jones:

Tweeters had been sending Jones pictures comparing her to a gorilla, which eventually led to a back-and-forth with Yiannopoulos, which then led to more hate.

It seems one of the tweets that set off the outrage was a doctored tweet calling Yiannopoulos an “uncleTom fag” (doctored version on top, Jones’ response on the bottom):

The writing was on the wall when Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey got involved:

With the end result being Jones giving up on Twitter:

And we’ll obviously be hearing much, much more about this:

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