The Evening Standard

Reddit close 2,000 “subreddits, ” including r/The_donald after CEO Steve Huffman is called out on Twitter

June 30, 2020

Reddit have also jumped on the Ban-wagon, closing over 2,000 individual forums, what the company calls “subreddits, ” including r/The_donald, which has long been a digital meeting point for Mr. Trump’s supporters.

Reddit CEO Steve Huffman recently wrote a blog for employees after the Black lives matter protests kicked off addressing their support for the movement and also condemning hate speech, but got called out by Ellen Pao on twitter, with a written copy of the letter and a notes to the effect - he was not walking his walk with The Donald forum still active on the platform - Almost one month later and r/The_donald is no more.