YouTube’s Chief Product Officer Neal Mohan is not a stand-up comedian, but perhaps he should be. That’s the assessment some are making after Mohan appeared on stage at a forum to claim that YouTube is not a “gatekeeper” determining what information can and can’t appear on the platform – and then proceeded to describe the various ways YouTube censors content it feels should not appear on the platform. See, comedy!
Jimmy and Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Chris Hedges, who had his content scrubbed from YouTube, discuss the level of cognitive dissonance that must go on for Mohan to make a statement like this.
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