Reddit Quarantines Pro-Trump Message Board, Citing Threats to Police Officers

Reddit said it restricted access Wednesday to “The_Donald,” a controversial subreddit frequented by some supporters of President Trump, after some of its members posted threats against police officers. Reddit’s policies prohibit content that “encourages, glorifies, incites, or calls for violence or physical harm.” The company “quarantined” the The_Donald forum after Media Matters published a story […]

Reddit Bans ‘Watch People Die’ Subreddit After New Zealand Mosque Video Is Posted to the Site

It took the 49 deaths captured on video in the New Zealand mosque shooting for Reddit to ban two of its most gruesome subreddits, where people routinely shared videos and images that showed people dying. The subreddits r/watchpeople die and r/gore were removed on Friday, after people shared copies of a video that had been […]