The Institutional Diversity Blog Comment Policy
We do not censor comments based on political or ideological point of view. However, we reserve the right to delete those comments we deem are abusive, off-topic, use excessive foul language, or include ad hominem attacks. We moderate comments on our blog posts and post-moderate comments on news stories.
How do I post a comment?
You must register with The Institutional Diversity Blog in order to post a comment on one of our articles (see next question for instructions). After your comment is submitted, our blog editors will review it and determine if it complies with our aforementioned Comments Policy listed above. If approved, your comment should appear within 24-48 hours of its submission. If you have questions about submitted comments that have not appeared after that time, please fill out our Contact Form and bring this issue to our attention.
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How do I submit an article to The Institutional Diversity Blog?
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I posted a comment, why don’t I see it?
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I tried to post a comment and/or register for an account, and received a message saying I was blocked for spam. Why?
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