OneZero
Published in

OneZero

Pinterest Is Still Hosting QAnon Content Despite Ban

A search for a widely used QAnon phrase was autocompleted by Pinterest’s search bar

Photo: Rick Loomis/Stringer/Getty Images

Pinterest is the latest platform to enact a moderation policy specifically geared at QAnon, the far-right cult that began as an online conspiracy theory. On Wednesday, a spokesperson for Pinterest told Insider that it will “proactively…

--

--

--

The undercurrents of the future. A publication from Medium about technology and people.

Recommended from Medium

When a smart apartment meets a smart city… — CNET

Coronavirus Disproportionately Hurts Minorities. So Could Contact Tracing.

How will your life be if cell phones disappear?

Xcelerator December 2021 Updates: 2022 Cohort Application Open until 1/20/22 & Demo Day Recap

Credit Card Readers for Vending Machines

Technology Run Amok: Crisis Management in the Digital Age, with Ian Mitroff | Carnegie Council for…

Grassland: Open-Sourcing What We’ve Learned

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Sarah Emerson

Sarah Emerson

Staff writer at OneZero covering social platforms, internet communities, and the spread of misinformation online. Previously: VICE

More from Medium

Greenwashing: Manipulation You Need To Know About

Green trash can with overflowing garbage.

Stop Waiting For The New Normal

It Shouldn’t Feel Normal To Have A Loved One In Prison

Starbucks Didn’t Invent the Third Place