About eight days before President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration on Jan.20, Airbnb is implementing additional measures to prevent anyone who participated in the Jan.6 U.S. Capitol Riot or is otherwise associated with a hate group from using its platform to stay in the nation’s capital next week.
First, Airbnb will ban anyone who took part in last Wednesday’s attack. As part of his “Capitol Security PlanThe company said whenever it had been able to confirm anyone’s involvement in the riot, whether through the media or law enforcement, it had investigated for find out if she had an account on Airbnb and then banned her. Additionally, Airbnb is currently reviewing reservations in the Washington DC metro area. When he found people associated with a hate group, he canceled their stays and suspended their accounts. He also said he could rerun background security checks on some people if new information came to light.