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People Are Mad At Instagram For Deleting A "Feminists On Tinder" Account

The account, which shared screengrabs of Tinder conversations about feminism, has now been deleted twice. BuzzFeed News has contacted Instagram for a comment.

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Nowak is now campaigning against Instagram because she believes her account was removed due to "selective enforcement of policies."

A number of accounts and images that could be deemed to violate Instagram's guidelines, such as those promoting self-harm and eating disorders, as well as the thousands of images of penises tagged under #EggPlantFriday, remain visible on the site.

"My account promotes respect towards women on online dating sites and highlights misogynistic attitudes towards women without using the names or contact info of the men in the post," she told BuzzFeed News. "It fosters a respectful community."

She has since penned an open letter to Instagram.

Nowak said she was forced to block a number of people from her old account due to harassment and threats.

"I believe that the people reporting the account are the guys who don't like having their misogynistic points of view on display for thousands of people," she said. "But that's the most ludicrous form of censorship I can imagine. It hurts the victim and protects the perpetrator."

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