Amazon has begun eradicating merchandise associated to QAnon from its retailer, the corporate mentioned Monday, citing a violation of insurance policies that prohibit offensive gadgets and inappropriate content material.
The transfer was reported earlier by Reuters and confirmed by CNET. It comes after the revelation that believers in QAnon, the discredited, far-right conspiracy concept, , which left 5 individuals useless. It additionally follows a transfer by
As of Monday, QAnon merchandise corresponding to books and hats had been nonetheless out there on Amazon’s on-line market place.
Pictures captured on the Capitol Hill rebel included women and men sporting T-shirts bearing the letter Q, the pseudonym and image of the particular person or individuals posting messages selling the debunked theories.
Amazon has come below hearth up to now for not effectively implementing its offensive and controversial materials insurance policies. These insurance policies prohibit merchandise that “promote, incite or glorify hatred, violence, racial, sexual or spiritual intolerance or promote organizations with such views.”