Dimitri “Greekgodx” Antonatos, a controversial variety streamer with over 1.5 million subscribers, was banned from Twitch today following a stream that included a sexist rant about the role of women in his life . While it’s not entirely clear what prompted the ban, Antonatos said on Twitter (opens in a new tab) that it had to do with twerking during the same stream.

As shared by Dexerto (opens in a new tab), the rant in question begins with Antonatos addressing any women or female streamers who want to date him. “If you want to date me, you better believe that if you’re streaming, you’ll have to stop streaming. Streaming is over for you. Your career is over,” he said.

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“I’ll be streaming while you cook for me and clean for me and take care of the kids while I make all the money and give it to you. … That’s how I want to live my life Alright, it’s my life [sic] I want to do it,” says Antonatos, describing the lives of two people.

In the clip posted by Dexerto, Antonatos goes on to call this arrangement “working together” and states that “streaming is, believe it or not, mentally damaging to my mind.” The Greekgodx channel was banned by Twitch shortly after the stream ended, so the stream can no longer be viewed in its entirety.

Although Antonatos’ views on relationships are regressive and sexist, it’s unclear if these statements actually led to his banning. A viewer seems to have captured the twerk time (opens in a new tab) that Antonatos claims to have had him banished. In my eyes, this might be in violation of Twitch rules (opens in a new tab) against sexual content, which are fairly detailed at this point, but are summarized in the community guidelines as “sexually suggestive content or activity is prohibited”.

His rant, on the other hand, could fall under Twitch’s rules against hateful conduct and harassment, which restrict “any content or activity that promotes or encourages discrimination, disparagement, harassment, or violence” on the base, among many factors, sex and gender.

In a Answer (opens in a new tab) On Twitter, Antonatos confirmed that twerking got him banned and said he would “be back in 72 hours.” Streamers don’t always get an explanation for bans by Twitch, like the high-profile case of Dr Disrespect (opens in a new tab) show.