Missouri Sen. Josh Hawley is taking aim at YouTube after The New York Times reported it was recommending videos of minors to users who watch sexually suggestive content. The GOP senator wants to ban video-sharing services like YouTube from queuing up videos of minors to users - which he said would "place children's safety over profits and pedophiles."
Thursday, June 06, 2019
Missouri Sen. Hawley Hates The Internets???
Actually, more than any other politico in D.C. right now, he's working to impose standards on digital media outlets. This may or may not be a good thing given that beltway measures "for the children" often lead to greater censorship and corporate suppression of creators overall. Here's his latest effort: