IG Boss Sits Down With The Breakfast Club On Bans


Boosie Badazz has been frequently banned on Instagram, having recently lost his again. and head of Instagram Adam Mosseri sat down with The Breakfast Club, and proceeded to explain why Boosie's days on the platform have become numbered.

"You've gotta draw the line somewhere," he says. "It's a nudity policy. We try to be clear. You can appeal but if you have too many strikes, something will happen."

Envy, then admitted to flagging Kim Kardashian dozens of times.

"They taking everybody else down! So I flagged it." Mosseri made it clear that no female nipple is safe on the app.

"Does Instagram understand culture though?" argues Charlamagne. "Lil Duval, Lil Boosie whose page always gets taken down. It could be for doing things like using the n-word. But they're using it in the context of that's my n-word. But it will get taken down for racial stuff."

"It's tough," admits Mosseri. "We don't understand culture perfectly at all. You can't at our scale. So there are things we have to draw the line or define a rule that is practical for us to actually enforce. The perfect rule would be nuance but the perfect rule we cannot enforce accurately and consistently. There are certain racial slurs you cannot say on Instagram, regardless of how you identify."


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