In the ongoing social media conflagration surrounding objectionable content, , followed by Twitter. But Google’s YouTube now seems to be making a bid to be justifiably recognized as its own special circle of internet hell.
Like other sites that have become a swarming hive of disinformation, racism, and hatred, YouTube has been about how it is trying to improve the content on its platform and weed out nastiness.
And yet not only has the company been , it seems to continue incentivizing the worst tendencies of the human race.
The most recent contretemps began with a tweet by Vox reporter Carlos Maza about relentless abuse he was receiving via the YouTube videos of right-wing “comedian” Steven Crowder:
So, I have pretty thick skin when