extremist content

YouTube Is Using Machine Learning to Combat Terror Content

YouTube is taking more steps to remove extremist videos.

Google to ramp up AI efforts to ID extremism on YouTube

 Last week Facebook solicited help with what it dubbed “hard questions” — including how it should tackle the spread of terrorism propaganda on its platform. Yesterday Google followed suit with its own public pronouncement, via an op-ed in the FT newspaper, explaining how it’s ramping up measures to tackle extremist content. Read More

Google Announces New Plans to Remove Extremist Content on YouTube

Supremacist or inflammatory videos will be buried, even if they do not clearly violate its policies.

Social media firms should face fines for hate speech failures, urge UK MPs

 Social media giants Facebook, YouTube and Twitter have once again been accused of taking a “laissez-faire approach” to moderating hate speech content on their platforms. Read More