followbots force federation without oversight, and due to that have already repeatedly lead to marginalized groups being harassed by instances they want nothing to do with.
imo any instance that runs followbots should be blacklisted until they stop using followbots.
The difficulty with federation is you have to account for the federation policies all the way out the tree, not just the ones you immediately federate with.
server A federates only with server B.
B federates with C, D, F.
F "federates with everything."
whoops, Z is a bunch of nazis, and F just federated with them.
Congratulations, server A is federated with the nazis on server Z.
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