Terms and Policies

How to Report Abuse

If you've become the target of abusive activity or are seeing it take place in a discussion or profile powered by Disqus, there are a few things you can do to raise awareness of the issue to the right people, a...

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Is someone else posting using my account?

This can happen when... You have a fairly generic email address, e.g., bruce@wayne.com Another person has a similar email address to yours and misspelled theirs when posting a guest comment or creating an...

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How to report threats of suicide or self-harm

If you encounter a direct threat of suicide or self-harm on Disqus, please contact local law enforcement as soon as possible. You can submit reports of suicidal content to Disqus by flagging the user for "Thr...

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Parody Accounts

Although impersonating or portraying another person in a confusing or deceptive manner is against our terms of service, parody accounts are okay - as long as they meet the requirements below. Requirements fo...

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General Security Tips

What Government Agencies Provide ID Theft Resources? U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC): The FTC has helpful information about how to avoid and protect against ID theft. Write to: Consumer Response Cent...

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