Reddit Just Banned The Donald The social platform is also removing 2,000 other communities today, including the one dedicated to the popular left-wing podcast Chapo Trap House. Reddit, Acting Against Hate Speech, Bans ‘The_Donald’ SubredditThe influential pro-Trump community broke the rules on harassment and targeting, said Reddit, which also banned other groups. Reddit closes long-running forum supporting President Trump after years of policy violationsModerators and participants fled the subreddit months ago over complaints that Reddit was too strict on speech. Reddit bans The_Donald forum as part of major hate speech purgeThe message board has been a longtime hub for supporters of President Trump. Reddit bans pro-Trump /r/The_Donald for “rule-breaking content”Reddit says its site is “not for attacking marginalized or vulnerable groups.” Reddit just banned its viciously transphobic ‘gender critical’ page amid vigorous crackdown on hate speechReddit banned one of the most prolific 'gender critical' communities as part of a sweeping overhaul of hate speech policies.