User Standards

The Monastic Way User Standards
All content posted on The Monastic Way web site is governed by the following set of standards that will apply to all users and their posts. We reserve the right to remove any material that does not (in our judgment) comply with these standards and to revoke posting privileges at our discretion and without warning or explanation. Our decisions are considered final.

Be respectful and civil to other users, even if you disagree with them.

Any unacceptable content (posts, user names, or subject lines containing profanity, sexually graphic, or offensive language, etc) will be deleted.

Upload, post, transmit, share, store or otherwise make available any content that The Monastic Way deems to be of gossip, complaint, or hateful nature;

Upload, post, transmit, share, store or otherwise make available any content that The Monastic Way deems to be of cancerous nature and spread a negative message to other users;

We do not allow harassing, threatening, racist, abusive, hateful, violent, or obscene language or behavior.

Participation in, suggesting, or encouraging any illegal activity is cause for immediate deletion and suspension of posting privileges, and may be reported to the appropriate authorities.

Any articles, news reports, or other copyrighted material included in the posts must be with the permission of the relevant copyright owners.

Do not flood or spam, or post chain letters, pyramid schemes, junk mail, etc.

The web is a public discussion forum. Do not post personal or any other information that you do not want made public.

Please keep in mind that other users may claim expertise or status (legal, medical, etc) that they do not, in fact, possess, and use discretion in following their advice.