Terms

We run this website and permit its use according to the following Community Guiding Principles, Terms, Conditions and Rules:

Heroes Community Statement:

This community has been created to gather like-minded people with conservative views and to give them a venue to safely express their opinions and thoughts. The owners of this site are Christian and we claim the right to peacefully assemble. Heroes is for all religious views, formal and informal, and those with no religious views, who share Christian values. We welcome all people who agree to follow our guiding principles, terms, conditions and rules and we strive to make Heroes a safe place for all. Violence, harassment and other similar types of behavior are not permitted.

Guiding Principles:

  1. The Silent Majority Wants a Voice.
  2. The Right of Peaceful Assembly.
  3. There is a Creator.
  4. All People are Created Equal.
  5. Love God and Love Your Neighbor.

Basic Terms:

  1. Using this website implies your acceptance of these conditions. If you do not fully accept them, your entry to this site will be considered unauthorized and you will have to stop using it immediately.
  2. You must be 13 years old or older to use our site or apps.
  3. You are responsible for any activity that occurs under your screen name.
  4. You are responsible for keeping your account secure.
  5. You must not abuse, harass, threaten or intimidate other Heroes users.
  6. You are solely responsible for your conduct and any data, text, information, screen names, graphics, photos, profiles, audio and video clips, links ("Content") that you submit, post, and display on the Heroes service.
  7. You must not modify, adapt or hack Heroes or modify another website so as to falsely imply that it is associated with Heroes
  8. You must not create or submit unwanted email to any Heroes members ("Spam").
  9. You must not transmit any worms or viruses or any code of a destructive nature.
  10. You must not, in the use of Heroes, violate any laws in your jurisdiction (including but not limited to copyright laws).

Violation of any of these agreements will result in the termination of your Heroes account. While Heroes prohibits such conduct and content on its site, you understand and agree that Heroes cannot be responsible for the Content posted on its web site and you nonetheless may be exposed to such materials and that you use the Heroes service at your own risk.

General Conditions:

  1. We reserve the right to modify or terminate the Heroes service for any reason, without notice at any time.
  2. We reserve the right to alter these Terms of Use at any time. If the alterations constitute a material change to the Terms of Use, we will notify you via internet mail according to the preference expressed on your account. What constitutes a "material change" will be determined at our sole discretion, in good faith and using common sense and reasonable judgement.
  3. We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason at any time.
  4. We may, but have no obligation to, remove Content and accounts containing Content that we determine in our sole discretion are unlawful, offensive, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene or otherwise objectionable or violates any party's intellectual property or these Terms of Use.
  5. Heroes service makes it possible to post images and text hosted on Heroes to outside websites. This use is accepted (and even encouraged!). However, pages on other websites which display data hosted on Heroes must provide a link back to Heroes.

Copyright (What's Yours is Yours):

  1. We claim no intellectual property rights over the material you provide to the Heroes service. Your profile and materials uploaded remain yours. You can remove your profile at any time by deleting your account. This will also remove any text and images you have stored in the system.
  2. We encourage users to contribute their creations to the public domain or consider progressive licensing terms.

Rules:

  1. Violence: We prohibit any threats of violence against an individual or any group of people. We also do not allow the support of or encouragement of violence.

  2. Terrorism: We prohibit any and all forms of terrorism or expressions for or support of terrorism.

  3. Child sexual exploitation: We prohibit any and all uses of child sexual exploitation and any behaviors which can lead to or support sex-trafficing. 

  4. Abuse/harassment: All forms of abuse and harassment are prohibited. 

  5. Hateful actions: We prohibit hate in all forms on any basis including but not limited to race, ethnicity, national origin, caste, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, religious affiliation, age, disability, or serious disease.

  6. Suicide or self-harm: We prohibit promotion or encouragment of suicide or self-harm to others or to yourself.

  7. Inappropriate media: We do not allow excessively gory content or any media depicting sexual violence, sexual promiscuity or pornography. We do not allow "Adult" or sexually explicit posts, pages or groups.

  8. Illegal goods or services: We prohibit any unlawful purpose or performance or promotion of illegal activities. This includes selling, buying, or any form of transactions in illegal goods or services, including certain regulated goods or services. 

  9. Private information: We do not allow the posting of other people’s private information (home phone number and address) without their express written permission. We also prohibit threats to do so.

  10. Nudity: You may not post or share intimate photos or videos of nudity or pornography. 

  11. Impersonation: Attempting to mislead or confuse others by impersonating individuals or groups is prohibited.

  12. Copyright and trademark: You may not violate any person or organization’s intellectual property rights, including copyright and trademark.

  13. Third-party advertising: We allow advertisers to advertise through our site. You may not upload or promote third-party advertisements without our prior, written authorization.

  14. Enforcement: We will enforce violations of our guiding principles, terms, conditions and rules with deletion of posts, pages, groups and any other such interactions. If violations continue it will result in permanent removal of your account from Heroes. Heroes may, at any time, update and enhance our guiding principles, terms, conditions and rules.

Last updated on: August 8, 2020