How to report hate speech on Facebook


Here’s how to report spam or inappropriate content on Facebook:

  1. Hover at the top right hand corner of the post (see pink arrow on the screen shot below)
    1) Hover top right hand corner of the post
  2. Click on Report/mark as spam
  3. A window will appear with the options Undo or Report
    Undo or Report
  4. Click on Report
  5. Another window will appear with options
    Select an option using the buttons
  6. Select the appropriate button

More detail here.

Susan Macaulay created and curates SheQuotesMy Alzheimer’s Story,  Amazing Women, and Succeed With Susan. She is a feminist, global citizen, lifelong learner and the author of Everyday Feminine Wisdom and soon-to-be-published “the dogs’ breakfast.”

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