X claims it doesn’t automate content moderation in Europe—so why did it hint that’s why Navalny’s wife was banned?
X claimed she was flagged by a 'platform defense mechanism.'
On Feb 20, 2024 by Marlon Ettinger
Moderators in Africa win victory over Meta, as layoffs temporarily blocked
Moderators worked for a third-party contractors and alleged unlawful conditions.
On Mar 21, 2023 by Jacob Seitz
Why redditors are rising up to take down one of the site’s top mods
They succeeded in having the mod banned from one sub.
On Aug 2, 2021 by Claire Goforth
Former YouTube moderator sues after developing PTSD symptoms
The plaintiff is being represented by a law firm that filed a similar lawsuit against Facebook.
On Sep 22, 2020 by Libby Cohen
People have much love for the all-women moderator panel at the presidential debate
It's the third time in history.
On Nov 20, 2019 by Claire Goforth
Reddit announces new moderation rules to tackle abuse and bullying
The change to Reddit’s policies against harassment and bullying is a landmark.
On Oct 1, 2019 by Matthew Hughes
Petition asks for a woman to moderate a presidential debate
It's been 24 years since that's happened.
On Sep 22, 2016 by April Siese
Killing Reddit’s most hateful subreddits won’t exterminate its troll problem
They never truly disappear, no matter how hard we try.
On Jul 21, 2015 by Derrick Clifton
Reddit CEO apologizes for ‘long history of mistakes’
'We haven't communicated well,' she said, 'and we have surprised moderators and the community with big changes.'
On Jul 6, 2015 by William Turton
We’re all Internet trolls now
Social media doesn't change human nature.
On Jun 22, 2015 by Gillian Branstetter
7 reasons Twitter won’t fix its revenge porn problem
If only eradicating revenge porn was as easy as telling people not to post it.
On Mar 16, 2015 by S.E. Smith
Last night’s botched political debate is Florida in a nutshell
Florida's Republican governor was no fan of his opponent's last-minute debate aid.
On Oct 16, 2014 by Miles Klee
Should Reddit’s hardest workers—its volunteers—get paid?
Moderators are gatekeepers, peacekeepers, and curators—Reddit’s hardest workers. Is it time for them to become more than volunteers?
On Jun 23, 2014 by Fernando Alfonso III
Reddit uproar over ‘Cute Female Corpses’ community
Here comes another downvote brigade.
On May 18, 2014 by Cooper Fleishman