#YouTubeWakeUp is Over: Advertisers are Returning to YouTube and Reports Show Children’s Online Safety is Bigger than One Platform

Matt Watson caused a huge firestorm when he uploaded the video “Youtube is Facilitating the Sexual Exploitation of Children, and it’s Being Monetized (2019)”. His claims that YouTube’s algorithm was helping pedophiles find innocuous videos of children to satisfy deviant interests sent some of YouTube’s biggest advertisers away from the platform. Barely two weeks since, many of those advertisers are returning. Fortnite mid-rolls have been … Continue reading #YouTubeWakeUp is Over: Advertisers are Returning to YouTube and Reports Show Children’s Online Safety is Bigger than One Platform

A Wormhole of Pedophilic Posts Are Scaring Advertisers Away From YouTube

Fortnite, the online videogame worth more than seven billion dollars, is the latest to pull ads off YouTube amidst allegations that the video streaming service facilitates a community of pedophiles. Alfa Romeo, Fiat,  Grammarly, L’Oreal, Maybelline, Metro: Exodus, Peloton, SingleMuslims.com, and others are also pulling their pre-roll ads from YouTube videos until the problem is fixed.  A YouTuber named Matt Watson was the first to expose … Continue reading A Wormhole of Pedophilic Posts Are Scaring Advertisers Away From YouTube