The new Twitter rules to fight abusive behaviour

By | December 31st, 2015|Categories: Social Networks|Tags: , |

Twitter haven't done very well of late - protecting users from abuse, harassment - trolls, bullies cyber stalkers and cyber bullies hiding behind so called freedom of speech.  The use of Freedom of speech or expression can go both ways, trolls think that they have the right to say what they like with freedom of expression but no, they cannot.  Twitter say they want to protect our freedom of expression, which means that we can say what we like as long as it's not abusive or intimidating to others, without fear. How are they doing that? - well, this week Twitter have updated their rules to fight abusive behaviour and hateful conduct. At last. The new Twitter rules to fight abusive behaviour In a recent blog post - Twitter announced that the Twitter rules will now include that Twitter will not tolerate behaviour that is intended to harass other users, which include intimidation and using fear so people feel they cannot speak up.   I don't know if you have ever felt that - that you cannot say something innocent for fear [...]