‘White supremacy’: popular knitting website Ravelry bans support for Trump

Administrators take action to ensure site is inclusive of all One of the biggest knitting websites in the world, which claims to have more than 8 million members, has announced that it will ban users from expressing support for Donald Trump, saying that to do so constitutes white supremacy. On Sunday, administrators for Ravelry, a site for knitters, crocheters, designers and anyone dabbling in the fibre arts, said that they were making any expression of support for Trump and his administration in forum posts, patterns, on their personal profile pages or elsewhere permanently off limits. We cannot provide a space that is inclusive of all and also allow support for open white supremacy. Support of the Trump administration is undeniably …