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Cutting Off The Alt-Right’s Lifeline

Fascinating article over in Vice this week. David Neiwert, in The Alt-Right Media Bubble Is in Trouble, notes that Internet giants, like Youtube, are starting to take action against the hate-mongers who make up the Alt-Right, and who did so much to put Trump in the White House. This could, in the long run, cut…

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Advertisers Drop InfoWars Like Live Grenade

Alex Jones, a man who never met a conspiracy theory he didn’t like, is getting some very bad news from the folks at Youtube. His Infowars channel is losing advertisers big time. The way that online advertising works is that a buyer may not know just where their ads are actually appearing. Most of the…

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Youtube’s Vulnerable To Bigots

From the Oh Hell category… There’s a disturbing article over on Vanity Fair this week on why Youtube is particularly vulnerable to the hate-filled Right. Maya Kosoff, in Why the Right’s Dark-Web Trolls Are Taking Over YouTube, notes that Youtube (along with Twitter) is uniquely vulnerable to Nazis and Racists because it was basically set…

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