On Monday, the company said that it "unpublished" the four pages after receiving reports that they contained content "glorifying violence" and used "dehumanizing language" to describe Muslims, immigrants and transgender people.
Twitter is on fire with debate over nearly simultaneous decisions by Facebook, Apple, YouTube and Spotify to take action against controversial right-wing YouTube host Alex Jones' and his InfoWars channel citing "hate speech".
In a statement, a YouTube spokesperson said the decision follows prior warnings to Jones about his content.
Technology companies Apple and Facebook have deleted content belonging to USA far-right conspiracy theorist Alex Jones from their platforms, alleging hate speech, glorified violence and other violations of policies. "When users violate these policies repeatedly, like our policies against hate speech and harassment or our terms prohibiting circumvention of our enforcement measures, we terminate their accounts", a spokesperson said.
"As long as Infowars was removed for actual violations of their policies, "good riddance", said Jason Kint, the chief executive of a trade group for online news publications, Digital Content Next". At least, that's what his lawyer told a judge when Jones was embroiled in a custody battle with his ex-wife a year ago. Apple cited a breach of their hate speech guidelines as the reason for dropping Alex Jones' work.
Those takedowns came just hours after Apple late Sunday removed all episodes of the show hosted by Jones and four other Infowars-related podcasts from Apple's iTunes and Podcast apps. Apple has also pulledseveralInfowars podcasts from iTunes, YouTube has followed suit with Infowarsvideos, while Spotify recently deleted of his shows from its service.
Jones said his channel's removal was imminent. But the company did not give specifics on Jones or Infowars.
Watson called the mass deletion of Infowars from Facebook, Apple, Spotify, and YouTube "a coordinated purge" and "political censorship".
However, the Infowars Documentaries channel Mr. Jones touted as a replacement is still published on YouTube. Former UK Independence Party leader Nigel Faragetweeted that Jones was "the victim today of collusion by the big tech giants".
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Exor, the investment company that controls Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, released a statement confirming Marchionne's passing. Marchionne had "created a remarkable legacy", said Mary Barra, the GM boss that rejected Marchionne's tie-up advances.
Dinah Kirgo shared a similar story in which Moonves feigned interest in a business meeting only to pursue a dinner with her alone. In it, she wrote: "Leslie is a good man and a loving father, devoted husband and inspiring corporate leader".
Chinese President Xi Jinping called on Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) to reject protectionism. As the member hardest-hit by Trump's trade moves, China is looking to diversify its trade ties to mitigate fallout.
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The videos that led Facebook to impose the short posting ban are believed to be the same ones that led YouTube to act. His temporary ban from Facebook means he can't post content on any page for which he's an administrator.
Will a strong statement, you know, President (Barack) Obama supposedly made a strong statement nobody heard it. At the joint news conference between Trump and Putin on Monday, Trump called it an "interesting idea".
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NASA, meanwhile, has called out social media hoaxers claiming that Mars will appear as big as the moon during the eclipse . Friday's eclipse is the first to be visible from Ireland since September 2015 and will be the longest of this century.
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