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Old December 9th, 2012, 05:54 PM   #1
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How can we remove someone as a moderator?

In the Middle East section there is a user called "Halawala" who behaves like a dictator. He closes threads that disagree with his political opinions, he deletes posts that criticize religion, he constantly insults people for no reason, and he often refuses to write in English even though half of the people in the Middle East section in this forum are Iranian, Israeli and Turkish and thus do not speak Arabic. He's told people "don't dare criticize Islam" just because they disagreed with the behaviour of a Muslim extremist in Germany.

It's all getting out of hand and I'm just wondering where or who I can go to to have a member removed as a moderator?
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Old December 9th, 2012, 07:21 PM   #2
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AFAIK you have to contact the administrators and present them with evidence that a mod is abusing their power.
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Old December 9th, 2012, 08:40 PM   #3
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Good idea.
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Old December 9th, 2012, 10:45 PM   #4
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Old December 10th, 2012, 12:51 AM   #5
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Where can I get in touch with administrators? By email, or do they have accounts on SSC?

I tried looking on the "Contact" section on this website but it didn't work for me (something went wrong with it)..
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Old December 10th, 2012, 01:15 AM   #6
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Okay I sent an email to ssc@skyscrapercity.com

I hope that is the correct place to email..
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Old December 10th, 2012, 02:52 AM   #7
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AFAIK you have to contact the administrators and present them with evidence that a mod is abusing their power.
So if I were mod, that would be my first day on the job.
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Old December 10th, 2012, 06:59 PM   #8
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Where can I get in touch with administrators? By email, or do they have accounts on SSC?

I tried looking on the "Contact" section on this website but it didn't work for me (something went wrong with it)..
they have accounts on SSC and you can PM them. (they have administrator written in italics under their screen names).
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Old December 10th, 2012, 07:02 PM   #9
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So if I were mod, that would be my first day on the job.
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Old December 10th, 2012, 07:27 PM   #10
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Well, the aforementioned mod created today a thread suggesting moving Israeli forums to European section (http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=1569617)
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Old December 10th, 2012, 07:35 PM   #11
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Jan is the administrator along with taller the better.Contact them.
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Old December 10th, 2012, 09:29 PM   #12
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Good Idea.
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Old December 10th, 2012, 11:17 PM   #13
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We are actually not as powerful as you guys might think we are. We can ban the trolls and spammers right at the spot, but we have to consult our superiors first before banning the regular members.
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Old December 16th, 2012, 02:41 AM   #14
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Old December 23rd, 2012, 07:16 PM   #15
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can we message jan, on this matter?
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Old December 23rd, 2012, 09:08 PM   #16
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I thought this was going to be about me
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Old December 23rd, 2012, 09:25 PM   #17
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Middle Easterner.... can get along with there own moderators.......
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