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Olympic champion Elaine Thompson-Herah Blocked on Instagram

Instagram has explained its moderation policies after being criticised over its response to posts from Olympic champion Elaine Thompson-Herah. Instagram confirmed the block was the result of an International Olympic Committee (IOC) copyright infringement, but said it was a mistake to restrict the account and it had quickly been restored. The incident led to criticism of the platform over the speed of its response to apparent breaches of rules around copyright and intellectual property. Do you think that there is need to be wronged be being blocked ?

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