Deplatforming and Censorship Examples

Continuing the discussion from Deplatforming and Censorship Examples - #75 by JustinCEO

Yeah. This seems like “shutting the barn door after the horse has bolted.”

Just seems so pointless and dumb. Pursue short term profits ineffectively to have an overall result of self-sacrificing your business for the benefit of an unrelated biz? Bizarre.

Oh interesting. Yeah I guess whatever client still has to access Reddit’s servers. I’ve seen lots of comments saying Apollo makes people usable for Reddit, so maybe Reddit’s plan was to save on costs by driving all the Apollo users away ;p


Tangentially, it’s kind of weird how porn is in one sense more acceptable than it’s ever been, but at the same time there’s huge pressure to ban it from various places (Tumblr did the same thing IIRC).