1. Creator Advocacy Initiative
We announced that our Creator Policy Engagement Program is expanding to include quarterly updates about opportunities for creators to advocate in public forums for creator-first laws and policies. Creators expressed optimism about this initiative’s future:
2. Transparency report
“. . .hate organizations such as fascist, white supremacist and white nationalist groups, anti-Muslim and anti-Semitic organizations, and anti-LGBTQ+ groups.”
“We understand people’s thoughts and affiliations can change over time. We’ll always listen when an individual leaves a dangerous or hateful organization and wants to fund a guidelines-abiding creative project through Patreon. We’ll consider renouncements of past actions and affiliations on a case-by-case basis. Under consideration will be the time past since an individual’s renouncement, whether they’ve renounced both the group and its ideology and, lastly, what they plan to fund on Patreon.”
Thank you, creators. Your collaboration and thoughtful feedback undeniably strengthens Patreon policy. We look forward to another round of the Creator Policy Engagement Program next quarter. Until then, don’t hesitate to reach out to the Policy Team with thoughts or questions at CreatorPolicy@Patreon.com.