NAME: Charly Dominguez
PLATFORM & USERNAME: Insta – @charlyexclusive
CENSORSHIP: Account, Shadow Ban
What reason was given for your ban?
Nudity and sexual content.
Why do you think your post(s) was censored?
Because my content is black, gay males bodypainted.
Were you able to appeal and what was the response?
Yes, but no response.
What effect has your experience of censorship had on you?
I feel lost in sharing my art with the world and angry I lost a huge following.
Now I have to start all over.
What’s one thing you want people to know about this topic?
Censorship is detrimental to the communication of an artist and to culture itself.