My home country has much better privacy protection than the US. May be that is because to many US citizens have exhibitionist tendencies.
Facebook should be outlawed and not a role model. I created an account that I used to log into fora. Suddenly my account is disabled and I have no clue why. I do not use insults or dirty language. In fact, I resent both.
On the other hand, allowing free speech in a forum is important. I use MarketWatch a lot where I can report abuse with a mouse click. That seems to me like a good way of users policing their realm themselves. We also need some tolerance for anger. It's a normal human sentiment. Once in a while I remind people not to attack each other but I can handle their posts as I am an adult and not some mimosa.
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