Book Riot aims to be a welcoming and inclusive community where readers of all stripes feel safe expressing their ideas and opinions. Also, Riot New Media Group values social justice, feminism, and inclusivity. Comments that are explicitly or implicitly sexist, racist, transphobic, antisemitic, or otherwise marginalizing are subject to deletion.
To support these goals, the following rules will be enforced. Users can be banned on the first offense for any of the following behaviors:
- Name-calling, insulting, or otherwise attacking a contributor, another site user, or group of people.
- Posting irrelevant, abusive, or otherwise inappropriate content or comments.
- Posting comments that question or denigrate the value of marginalized voices.
- Posting self-promotional content.