@kev Think it would have been better if I didn't look at the list. Now I'm curious and must check out these instances for myself.
Also, why only extreme right-wing politics, is there not extreme left-wing instances out there?
@jordan31 We've never received any reports concerning extreme left-wing instances. We try to maintain neutrality concerning politics on this instance. We are, after all, a technology instance not a political instance. If you see behavior that you believe warrants action, please don't hesitate to report the individuals or instances to us.
@oranje No. We had a revision of that page that elaborated on that, but it doesn't look like it made this deploy. The problem was more religiously themed bigotry and/or harassment. We had issues where the users on that system would follow LGBTQ+ people around butting into every conversation they could find to tell them they were going to burn in hell or using slurs. All of the attacks had a religious slant to them, which is why that descriptor made the list. We'll elaborate.
@mike thanks for the reminder Mike. I forgot to make that change we discussed before deploying the page. Updated to something more accurate.
@oranje we don’t _need_ to explain ourselves, but we like to, so people come to trust us through transparency. Plus, we would hate for people to think that we’re just flat out against religion, as that isn’t the case. 😊
@kev exited.eu wins today with the logo thing. I actually chuckled seeing it.
@jordan31 haha yeah, that made me chuckle too. 😊
@kev Thanks for the transparency.
@kev just out of curiosity, why block a dating site ?
@kev also, thank you for the transparency. This is a really wonderful instance and I'm glad to be a part of it
@kev @jordan31 p.s. i think blocking the switter dot at instance is prudent at instance level due to https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stop_Enabling_Sex_Traffickers_Act
Getting follows from bot on pawoo.net which was previously blocked by the tootcafe list for lolicon. Might be worth proactively blocking a few more from that list that are obviously smut?
@simon haven’t seen any reports? Please can report the accounts when it happens, this will help us male a decision on blocking.
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