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Report: YouTube’s Alt-Right Content As Popular As Its Music

For years, employees warned executives about prioritizing engagement above all else. Source: Report: YouTube’s Alt-Right Content As Popular As Its Music

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As Anti-Vax YouTube Channels Fueled New Conspiracies, Employees Say They Were Told To Look Away

YouTube lawyers told employees to stop looking for conspiracy theory videos for plausible deniability surrounding the site’s anti-vaxxer and alt right pipeline, anonymous current and former employees Source: As Anti-Vax YouTube Channels Fueled New Conspiracies, Employees Say They Were Told To Look Away

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Govt to monitor anti-vaxxer movement, to combat fake news online – Nation | The Star Online

KUALA LUMPUR: The Health Ministry is working closely with the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) and non-government groups to combat misinformation on vaccination. Source: Govt to monitor anti-vaxxer movement, to combat fake news online – Nation | The Star Online

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Anti-vaxxers lose: Measles vaccination bill poised to pass Legislature – seattlepi.com

The Washington Legislature is poised to eliminate personal and philosophical objections to vaccinating children against measles, mumps and rubella. It’s a defeat for “anti-vaxxers,” who packed both Senate and House hearings. Source: Anti-vaxxers lose: Measles vaccination bill poised to pass Legislature – seattlepi.com

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Does Democracy Demand the Tolerance of the Intolerant? Karl Popper’s Paradox | Open Culture

Photo via Wikimedia CommonsIn the past few years, when far-right nationalists are banned from social media, violent extremists face boycotts, or institutions refuse to give a platform to racists, a faux-outraged moan has gone up: “So much for the tolerant left!” “So much for liberal tolerance!” The complaint became so hackneyed it turned into an […]

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ReelReviews || Paranormal: White Noise/ The Sound 2017 – CrankyAutistic

If you’re confused by why this has two titles, it’s because when researching it for an image and actor information, etc, I found that it could be searched underneath two different names… Source: ReelReviews || Paranormal: White Noise/ The Sound 2017 – CrankyAutistic

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Sensory ‘Sensitivity’ Glasses – Musings of a Trainee Battleaxe

I wear pinky-red tinged glasses to control sensory overload from lights etc. Since I’ve started wearing them I have had mixed reactions. I don’t think wearing them in court the day that… Source: Sensory ‘Sensitivity’ Glasses – Musings of a Trainee Battleaxe