Sadly, it has come to this because of the behavior of several people and the comments they have left.

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to http://www.APoetsPath.com and A Poet’s Path and governs data collection and usage. For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to A Poet’s Path include http://www.APoetsPath.com, From Africa & Brother Amin, http://www.FromAfrica.info and http://www.BrotherAmin.com. The A Poet’s Path website is a media publishing site. By using the A Poet’s Path website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

In order to better provide you with products and services offered on our Site, A Poet’s Path may collect personally identifiable information, such as your:

 –          First and Last Name

 –          Mailing Address

 –          E-mail Address

 –          Phone Number

If you purchase A Poet’s Path’s products and services, we collect billing and credit card information. This information is used to complete the purchase transaction.

A Poet’s Path may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your:

 –          Age

 –          Gender

 –          Browser

We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain products or services available on the Site. These may include: (a) registering for an account on our Site; (b) entering a sweepstakes or contest sponsored by us or one of our partners; (c) signing up for special offers from selected third parties; (d) sending us an email message; (e) submitting your credit card or other payment information when ordering and purchasing products and services on our Site. To wit, we will use your information for, but not limited to, communicating with you in relation to services and/or products you have requested from us. We also may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.

Use of your Personal Information

A Poet’s Path collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.

A Poet’s Path may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from A Poet’s Path and its affiliates.

Sharing Information with Third Parties

A Poet’s Path does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.

A Poet’s Path may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to A Poet’s Path, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

A Poet’s Path may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on A Poet’s Path or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of A Poet’s Path; and/or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of A Poet’s Path, or the public.

Tracking User Behavior

A Poet’s Path may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within A Poet’s Path, in order to determine what A Poet’s Path services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within A Poet’s Path to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

Automatically Collected Information

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by A Poet’s Path. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the A Poet’s Path website.

Use of Cookies

The A Poet’s Path website may use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize A Poet’s Path pages, or register with A Poet’s Path site or services, a cookie helps A Poet’s Path to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same A Poet’s Path website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the A Poet’s Path features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the A Poet’s Path services or websites you visit.

Links

This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

Security of your Personal Information

A Poet’s Path secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. A Poet’s Path uses the following methods for this purpose:

 –          SSL Protocol

When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol.

We strive to take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or alteration of your personal information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, you acknowledge that: (a) there are security and privacy limitations inherent to the Internet which are beyond our control; and (b) security, integrity, and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and us through this Site cannot be guaranteed.

Children Under Thirteen

A Poet’s Path does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.

E-mail Communications

From time to time, A Poet’s Path may contact you via email for the purpose of providing announcements, promotional offers, alerts, confirmations, surveys, and/or other general communication.

If you would like to stop receiving marketing or promotional communications via email from A Poet’s Path, you may opt out of such communications by replying STOP or UNSUBSCRIBE.

Changes to this Statement

A Poet’s Path reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your account, by placing a prominent notice on our site, and/or by updating any privacy information on this page. Your continued use of the Site and/or Services available through this Site after such modifications will constitute your: (a) acknowledgment of the modified Privacy Policy; and (b) agreement to abide and be bound by that Policy.

Comments on Website and Social Media Sites

We reserve the right to limit or remove all comments posted by users to our websites and connected social media sites.

Any posts with direct threats to other persons posting here will result in a warning from the Forum Administrator.


Should the behavior continue, the person posting will have their full username and partial email listed in a response, and then they will be banned from both posting and associated websites.


This decision will be final.

Terms of Service for Website and Social Media Sites

Commenting on the El Paso Herald Post is a privilege and not a right. By visiting our page and then commenting you agree to our terms below.

Please keep the comments clean, on-topic and relevant. All comments on our message line are archived for posterity as a picture of popular opinion at the time.

Each person is responsible for only his or her own posts. If another person breaks rules, you may ignore them or report the post to the forum administrators, but you may not use it as an excuse to break rules yourself.

At times we will allow certain threads to continue to progress, and they may have foul language and other phrases that may offend.  Again, those are the responsibility of the poster – and may still be authorized by the forum administrator.

Volunteer forum administrators help us manage and enforce the rules. The administrators will read every message, but if one crosses the line after approval, we they rely on members to report problem posts that they encounter.

All posts will be placed in moderation until approved.  PLEASE KEEP IN MIND: Email addresses, IP addresses and user names will be archived – but all comments, names and emails are public, in some instances they may be viewed by other persons commenting, so please watch what you post.

ALSO: Unless the person posting/emailing/commenting is a source in a story, there is no expectation of privacy on those submissions, especially when voluntarily posting on a public forum. As part of the agreement to comment on the stories, users must provide their email address.

The point of moderation is not to limit discussion, promote or suppress points of view, or any other secret agenda. The goal of moderation is to keep the comments enjoyable and free from comments that detract from the experiences of our users.

By commenting on the stories, galleries, videos, and any content on A Poet’s Path, From Africa, Brother Amin, or any of our associated websites and publicly accessible social media sites, the person commenting accepts these terms of use.

Contact Information

A Poet’s Path welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that A Poet’s Path has not adhered to this Statement, please contact A Poet’s Path at:

A Poet’s Path

700 N Zaragoza N#286

El Paso, Texas 79907

Email Address:

steven@apoetspath.com

Telephone number:

9152010653

Effective as of October 14, 2019

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