I.T. Security and Linux Administration

Apr 30 2014   9:29PM GMT

Reddit censors things?!

Eric Hansen Eric Hansen Profile: Eric Hansen


The company that owns Reddit doesn’t, but the mods who run (ran?) the technology community removed posts silently that included certain words.

This is done most likely by a “bot” someone made to check for new posts and delete all posts that had any words in a blacklist.

Ultimately this won’t stop me from visiting the site but since people think censorship is a major thing still, why not offer an opinion?

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