One of the great things about Tumblr is that people use it for just about every conceivable kind of expression. People being people, though, that means that Tumblr sometimes gets used for things that are just wrong. We are deeply committed to supporting and defending our users’ freedom of speech,…
Definitely support this initiative. Though I’m also two-minded about whether to ban the content outright, or to intervene with a Public Service Announcement. I think the public service announcement should be flagged against the offensive blog for a set period, but if the violation of the policy continues, the blog should be deactivated.  What do you think?

Tumblr Staff: A New Policy Against Self-Harm Blogs

I’m a victim…of you…and me.

I look around these days and see more people depressed, downtrodden, suicidal, and hopeless compared to people that have wholesome lives, a healthy self-esteem, and a general appreciation for the good that they have and the good that they are. For every person that I’ve seen going through intense despair or depression or self-loathing, I’ve Continue Reading