Facebook announced today that it has joined Russia to enforce the “Gay Propaganda” law confirming what advocates of free speech have long feared. Three Souls, a radical faerie project, got caught up in the dragnet and lost access to our Facebook Page after we posted a photo of Michael Wallace with the #blacklivesmatter hashtag. We don’t feel singled out, Facebook is actively censoring the LGBTQIA+ community.
This is not our first violation of the “Gay Propaganda” law. We ran afoul of the law for using our radical faerie names to run our Facebook Page. From the beginning of the radical faeries, we’ve adopted magical names. Magical names protected witches from Christian bonfires in Medieval Europe and they protect radical fairies from being fired at work and targeted by thugs.
Mostly we just enjoy allowing a name to find us. Like a butterfly. 🦋[Read more…] about Facebook Joins Russia to Enforce the “Gay Propaganda” Law