February 11, 2021 at 2:34 pm #571
Some of you who were friends with me on Facebook may notice I’m currently not there, I voluntarily deactivated my account(possibly indefinitely) because FB sent me a notification saying they were thinking about deleting it, no reason given, then within 48 hours I was unable to post to pages or groups, it seems to be connected two this https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2021/jan/29/facebook-banned-me-because-i-am-leftwing-i-am-not-the-only-one but it’s baffling, I haven’t been a super hardcore leftbooker, I’m probably the tamest in my leftbook circle.February 11, 2021 at 10:32 pm #575
I have been lucky to have avoided being in Facebook Jail, though I do know a few people who have fallen victim to the various moderator banhammers at various times. I seem to remember it being over fairly trivial stuff some of the time. Some people just need to gain a sense of humour :)
This post was sent using 100% recycled electronsFebruary 12, 2021 at 10:52 am #580mad-bikerParticipant
facebook has become highly political and censors anything it doesn’t agree with for their political reasons. its going to be a hasbeen soon I recon because of it. too big for their boots, and think they can get away with anything they want and people will still kiss their arses.February 12, 2021 at 12:25 pm #581
& the thing is There are heaps of Proud Boys still on there & your average boomer grandma is sharing memes from neo-nazi sources without a second thought, I am hard left yes but I’m not extreme, it’s not like I was sharing ACAB, Eat the rich, Guilotine your landlord type stuff. But I have been open about the fact that I, & others I know reported Brenton Tarrant(without naming him on FB) to the National Security Hotline in 2016 yet post Christchurch Australian authorities had claimed to be unaware of him. Also I have been vocal about the 2018 branch stacking of NSW Young Nationals by members of the neo-nazi group Antipodean Resistance(Without naming the organisation on FB), I’ve been vocal that one of their members(who still has a FB account btw) got himself on the campaign staff for my town’s state member & was responsible for the posting of neo-nazi posters around town over a six month period.
February 12, 2021 at 9:48 pm #586
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And I thought most of the right-wing fuckwittery went to Parler? Must have made a return when Amazon shut it down.
This post was sent using 100% recycled electronsFebruary 13, 2021 at 12:40 am #655
The Qanonces & the overtly Fascist went to Parler but the Proud Boys & a lot of the Reclaimers, Avi Yemini, Ralph Verminara etc are still right there on Facebook.February 13, 2021 at 12:49 am #658
Ross “The Skull” May is still on Facebook & he’s an oldschool bonehead going back to the 70s.February 21, 2021 at 5:51 pm #986
So I reactivated facebook because I needed it to get into a bunch of other stuff for which my sessions had expired, had only been active less than 12 hours & the fuckery started all over again.February 22, 2021 at 9:17 am #998
Yeah, I’m sure shadowbanning is a thing, even if they deny it. I’m just not sure why they’d be doing it in your case…
This post was sent using 100% recycled electronsApril 14, 2021 at 10:50 pm #1554
Nuked proper now on Fashbook.April 19, 2021 at 10:28 pm #1571
That kinda sucks. You use any other social media at all?
This post was sent using 100% recycled electronsApril 20, 2021 at 1:35 am #1575April 24, 2021 at 3:41 am #1602
Finally back, for over a week the appeal button didn’t work, finally worked last night, took them 24 hours to decide that I’m not a bot.
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