Reddit Finally Bans Hate Speech and Trump Community /r/The_Donald

The "front page of the internet" has purged 2,000 subreddits

The_Donald was one of approximately 2,000 subreddits banned today. Photo illustration: Amira Lin; Source: Reddit, Pixabay

Reddit explicitly banned hate speech today, the culmination of a yearslong debate over the limits of acceptable speech on the self-proclaimed “front page of the internet.”

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