TikTok bans misgendering, deadnaming from its content

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TikTok announced an update to its community guidelines to ban deadnaming, misgendering and misogyny. Anjum Naveed/AP

Anjum Naveed/AP

TikTok is updating its community guidelines to ban deadnaming, misgendering and misogyny.

The changes, announced Tuesday, are a part of a broader update designed to promote safety and security on the platform. The app will also remove content that promotes disordered eating and further restrict content related to dangerous acts.

Last year, a report by GLAAD said TikTok and other top social media sites are

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