Censorship

YouTube Censors Criticism of China

Site automatically deletes terms used by regime critics

YouTube is deleting any comments that contain two terms that are critical of the Chinese government, raising concerns about the tech industry's willingness to censor content in order to gain favor with the communist regime.

YouTube Removes Video of Doctor Questioning Transgenderism

YouTube and the conservative Heritage Foundation are butting heads after the Google-owned video streaming site removed a video in which a leading doctor questioned the medical community's acceptance of transgenderism. YouTube claimed some of the doctor's statements violated a new policy against hate speech.