Social media censorship

Google, Facebook silently block Isis and other extremist videos

YouTube owned by Google and Facebook is using sophisticated technology to remove extremist content from their sites, according to a new report.

Reuters reports that although the companies have not admitted to the policy, sources say the technology exists to take down videos from a database of banned content and also identify new postings related to extremist actions such as beheading or an inciting violent speech.

You just know who else will be caught in the net…