Republican Sen_ Ron Johnson from Wisconsin has been suspended from importing movies to YouTube for seven days, after the corporate stated he violated its COVID-19 “medical misinformation insurance policies.”
A YouTube spokesperson stated: “We eliminated the video in accordance with our COVID-19 medical misinformation insurance policies, which don’t enable content material that encourages folks to make use of Hydroxychloroquine or Ivermectin to deal with or forestall the virus.”
Johnson blasted the web site.
“YouTube’s ongoing COVID censorship proves they’ve accrued an excessive amount of unaccountable energy,” he stated in a press release. “Large Tech and mainstream media consider they’re smarter than medical docs who’ve devoted their lives to science and use their abilities to save lots of lives. They’ve determined there is just one medical viewpoint allowed and it’s the viewpoint dictated by authorities companies.”
Video of Johnson’s full speech was nonetheless on the Milwaukee Press Membership’s YouTube channel as of Friday afternoon.
Corri Hess, Milwaukee Press Membership President tweeted: “This on the file occasion with journalists will stay on the Press Membership’s YouTube website.