YouTube Angling to Censor Hunting and Fishing Channels

September 24th, 2021 5:22 PM

YouTube is reportedly angling for channels with hunting and fishing videos in its latest censorship hunt.

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CensorTrack With TR: Big Tech BLOCKS Ads on Life Saving Measures

September 22nd, 2021 1:00 PM

It’s Week Four of MRC’s newest video series, CensorTrack with TR. This week, we talked about how much Big Tech likes blocking advertisements and promotions for groups, people and content that they don't support --- conservative content. 

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53-to-1: Big Tech Censors GOP Members of Congress Tons More than Dems

September 21st, 2021 9:45 AM

Censorship has hit Republican Senators Rand Paul (KY) and Ron Johnson (WI), Rep. Jim Jordan (OH) and other Republicans in Congress. But besides censoring those Republicans already in Congress, Big Tech has also…

YouTube Censors Another County Board Meeting for COVID Misinformation

September 14th, 2021 9:30 AM

YouTube strikes again! In yet another move restricting local government transparency and open communication, the online video platform censored a video of a Livingston County, Michigan, Board of Commissioners meeting.

YouTube Suspends Account of Former Presidential Speechwriter

September 12th, 2021 9:05 AM

In an article posted Saturday for The American Spectator, longtime economist and former presidential speechwriter Ben Stein revealed that YouTube had suspended his economic and political show, The World According to Ben Stein. On the most recent episode, Stein discussed why people who have been vaccinated against COVID-19 have contracted it.

Brazil President Drops New Law That ‘Forbids Selective Deplatforming’

September 9th, 2021 3:34 PM

Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro made a bold move, marking one up for free speech in his nation. The embattled president signed a provisional measure that will make it illegal for Big Tech to arbitrarily remove legal social media content.

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CensorTrack W/ TR: Big Tech RESTRICTS Past & Present Military Truths

September 8th, 2021 12:30 PM

It’s Week Two of MRC’s newest video series, CensorTrack with TR. This week, we talked about Big Tech’s apparent discomfort showcasing anything pro-military. Big Tech has been busy censoring conservatives while the world is in uproar over the failed attempt of the Afghanistan withdrawal, natural disasters, and COVID-19. The first case came from Congressman Richard Hudson (R-…

YouTube Removes Restriction on American Revolution Video after Inquiry

September 2nd, 2021 3:56 PM

Google-owned Youtube was caught censoring a historical documentary about the American Revolution. The YouTube video titled “History: The American Revolution 1776 Documentary,” was restricted until Free Speech America inquired with the platform why such an innocuous video would be considered “inappropriate or offensive.”

CENSORED: YouTube Smothers Video Critical of CA Governor Gavin Newsom

August 27th, 2021 4:34 PM

Oscar-winning filmmaker Errol Webber released a takedown of California Governor Gavin Newsom. YouTube predictably responded by covering it in warnings.

Blatant Censorship: YouTube Exec Boasts of 1M COVID Videos Removed

August 27th, 2021 12:40 PM

YouTube Chief Product Officer Neal Mohan said in a recent blog post that the platform has “removed over 1M videos” with information on COVID-19 since February 2020. He justified censorship in favor of “accountability” and “balance” on the platform.

INSANE! YouTube Exec Brags His Platform Censors Wrongthink

August 24th, 2021 3:25 PM

YouTube’s Chief Product Officer Neal Mohan admitted on The Verge’s Decoder podcast that the removal of YouTube videos for so-called “misinformation” is merely “[a] very, very small portion” of the content that the platform purges.

Trump Requests FL Judge Compel YouTube to Restore His Account: Report

August 24th, 2021 11:58 AM

Former President Donald Trump has demanded access to mainstream social media platforms once again. Trump made political engagement via social media an art, and he’s pushing for a grand reentrance onto the mainstream platforms. “Former President Donald Trump on Monday asked a Florida judge to issue a preliminary injunction in his case against YouTube that would compel the company to…

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MRC Debuts Weekly Video Series Fighting Back Against Big Tech

August 23rd, 2021 1:00 PM

Welcome to CensorTrack with TR, a weekly video series about Big Tech censorship. The Media Research Center’s CensorTrack.org will publish the most prominent and worst cases of conservative censorship as well as document cases involving everyday Americans who were punished for challenging the Big Tech worldview.

YouTube Allegedly Censored News Conference as 'Misinformation'

August 16th, 2021 6:02 PM

YouTube received criticism from a U.S. congresswoman after it reportedly removed a video of a news conference that discussed a legal challenge to Mayor Bill de Blasio’s “vaccine passports.”