Pastafarians and atheists are protected under Facebook’s hate speech provisions, internal documents show.
Pastafarianism is a movement that promotes a light-hearted view of religion and opposes the teaching of intelligent design and creationism in public schools.
Its website says: “With millions, if not thousands, of devout worshippers, the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster is widely considered a legitimate religion, even by its opponents — mostly fundamentalist Christians, who have accepted that our God has larger balls than theirs.”
Facebook has a series of documents which sets out how to moderate content on its site. As part of this, the company has set out what it defines as hate speech.
In documents seen by The Times it says: “We define hate speech as a
So why is facebook deleting atheist pages and groups then claiming it is because of them being hate groups? WTF?
Deleted: This forum is finished, dead, kaput and no longer in use by any previous members. Spammers haven especially if you can read Chinese.Otherwise this forum is pretty much useless.
Aug 12, 2023 19:42:20 GMT 10
Deleted: glad to see you go. deleted. Peddle your lies, bullshit, fantasies elsewhere .
Mar 6, 2023 10:15:59 GMT 10
Deleted: A spammer selling fake credentials, someone with conspiracy theories out the wazoo and two ways of spelling their username, a butthurt chap kicked out of another site, and a drift of strays. Not enough. I'm killing my profile.
Mar 5, 2023 18:15:19 GMT 10
pamz: Is this a good place to put a question??? This board seems to have been well organized and energetic. What's happened? I know message boards can lose energy...is that it? Or, was it something else? Did the furious finger of GAWD strike you?
Mar 5, 2023 3:26:11 GMT 10
pamz: Thank you, everyone.
Mar 5, 2023 3:20:31 GMT 10