The hot new trend for deplatformed users seems to be hunkering down in Parler.com, a social media platform that brands itself as “the world’s town square”. The site functions akin to Twitter, but with a strong hands off approach to the moderation angle. Users can get verified by sending their ID and a video of themselves over to Parler and get a badge on their profile in return (which got abused). There’s been a flurry of news pieces detailing numerous aspects where Parler falls short.

On July Parler seemed to be on the spotlight pretty frequently and that led me…

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