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Tumblr will soon regulate posts about anorexia, cutting, and other “self-harm”

Tumblr will soon update its user policy to specifically target posts that promote and encourage eating disorders, self-mutilation, and suicide. With offices right here in Richmond, Tumblr support staff will be on the lookout for harmful content in the hopes of helping its young users. How did this policy come about, and what exactly will Tumblr do?