Topic: protest

Drag Queens Ditch Facebook for Ello Emerging social net allows aliases

Social network Ello is seeing an increase in signups after a Facebook backlash sent drag queens there, looking for a place that lets them use alternate identities. Launched in July,…

September 25, 2014, 2:46 PM EDT

Facebook Admits Hate-Speech Monitoring Has 'Failed' Promises improvements after ads were reportedly pulled in protest

Embroiled in a protest involving Women, Action and the Media and the Everyday Sexism Project (WAM), Facebook today vowed to improve its system for monitoring hate speech. The announcement came on…

May 28, 2013, 6:48 PM EDT