While the content may be NSFW, all of the erotic literature is constitutionally protected speech under the First Amendment. Stripe initially suspended the non-profit because they believed that some of the content on Nifty. After hearing about the suspension, which affected the entire site, not just the controversial contents, EFF reached out to Stripe and urged the payment processor to reinstate payment processing for the site. This is a victory for online speech and another reminder that third party intermediaries—like payment processors—can serve as the gatekeepers of online speech. Overly restrictive policies can result in removal of speech that the government is prohibited from censoring.
community: nifty erotic story archive | Archive of Our Own
It started as a personal archive of both pictures and stories made available to the public via anonymous FTP at CMU by student and, later, staff member Chris. In the archive was taken over by the current archivist, David, who categorized the stories and eventually created its current web incarnation. It soon became one of the largest collections of RPS, with more than 1, boyband stories alone, some of which were several megabytes of plain-text in length. Never, ever in my entire life have I had the displeasure of seeing so much shit in one place.
Newest Stories - the Nifty Archive always welcomes new authors and new or revised stories. Feb Greg has made a donation in honor of author Tax Andros. Feb William has made a donation in honor of author Ganymede. Feb Jesse has made a donation in honor of author John Akman. Feb Barney Bumpkin has published Exposed.