YouTube Censors Reality, Boosts Disinformation, part 1

Source: TK News
by Matt Taibbi

“Whether or not you thought the actual content of the story was important, the suppression of the Hunter Biden laptop affair was a crossroads moment in the history of modern censorship. YouTube played a major role in this event. This was a case in which major news media — including CBS, NBC, PBS, CNN, and countless other outlets — actively embraced disinformation, in the form of a group letter from 50-plus former intelligence officials saying the laptop story (they referred to a ‘laptop op’) had the ‘classic earmarks of a Russian information operation.’ All the aforementioned news agencies fell for this, as did Twitter …. YouTube also pushed this disinformation campaign. It still does.” (11/21/22)

https://taibbi.substack.com/p/youtube-censors-reality-boosts-disinformation