The U.S. critical of President Donald Trump.
After the announcement， Twitter said it has cancelled a lawsuit against the U.S. government. Twitter had been planning to owners.
describes itself as "immigration resistance." In February， its creators told the Associated Press news agency that they are current and former employees of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services ， that is a part of the Department of Homeland Security.
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that reportedly have been created by former or current federal employees who oppose Trump.
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The American Civil Liberties Union called the government's decision to withdraw its request a "big victory for free speech and the right to dissent."
Friday， tweeted: "We want to thank @twitter and @;
News reports about have helped it sharply increase the number of people who are following it. @ALT_ now has more than 192，000 followers.