Twitter’s definition of hate speech continues to grow

Twitter’s definition of hate speech continues to grow

Twitter updated their ’Hateful Conduct’ policy to forbid language that it claims ’dehumanizes’ people based on age, disability or disease. According to the company, earlier tweets that violated this rule in the past will have to be deleted, but those won’t result in retroactive account suspensions.

Avi Khait
Avi Khait
Up 3 months

I'm betting their definition of "hate speech" is extremely vague and one sided. That's some good old authoritarianism.

Roadhog 3 months

"This overarching policy includes rules about hateful conduct — meaning promoting violence or making threats" So then just like before, people with preferred pronouns in their bio will be exempt.

Pocky 3 months

So is this the death of okay boomer? We won't get that lucky.

No One
No One 3 months

join Voat, Gab, Discord, Telegram... all the other platforms steal your info, brainwash you to be controlled and complacent in having your rights infringed, and also misinform you with disinfo for their own agenda, not for the betterment of mankind.

Just an ordinary
Just an ordinary 3 months

Based on age. Is "okay boomer" forbidden now?

Jack Donnager
Jack Donnager 3 months

Still no quarrel with "troll" yet though.

Deadman 0_0
Deadman 0_0 3 months

Whatever hate speech actually entails it's still protected. people have a right to say whatever. No matter how wrong, stupid, or offensive. As long as they don't call for violence its protected. But I'm not gonna jump in to protect you if you spout racial slurs at a group and they pummel you.

Randy Souse-Git
Randy Souse-Git 3 months


William Smith
William Smith 3 months

The correct pronouns are as follows: He/her/apache helicopter You're welcome.

..... 3 months

The best way to troll them is pull out their contradictions. Aka Islam was right about[insert banned theme]

Boudica 3 months

sticks and stones may break my bones but words can hurt my feelers

Peter 3 months

And why won’t they suspend accounts (like certain over weight orange people)? Because revenue is more important than doing the right thing!

..... 3 months

Man fuck 'em. Time for the whole internet to roll in and trash the place with trolling!

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