On Wednesday, in a blog post, it was clarified that YouTube is moving ahead to block all anti-vaccine content. Henceforth, there is numerous content, which spread fallacious pieces of information. Meanwhile, YouTube has cautioned such content holders not to continue spreading faulty assumptions.
Additionally, some examples of misleading content, disclosed by YouTube are: Based on YouTube’s policies, the Flu vaccine gives birth to infertility. Besides, the MMR shot, which shields against rubella, mumps, measles, can cause autism.
Moreover, one of the video companies run by Alphabet Inc (GOOGLE.O) is also in favor to discourage such sources and the persons behind its growth. However, the targeted people include Robert F. Kennedy Jr. And Joseph Mercola, one of the YouTube spokespersons unveiled.
Interestingly, the situation of discouraging such sources created after highlighted sources remained silent on promoting such obnoxious information. However, Henceforth, tech giants such as Twitter and Facebook did not discourage misleading health information on their sites.
In addition to that, one of the German-language channels was deleted from YouTube, because it was spreading false pieces of information. Owning to such an act, the company banned that channel.
In a nutshell, all such sites and platforms which are involved in spreading false statements about vaccines will be banned. Thus, such people won’t use their sites furthermore. Because without any hesitation they are misleading the folks. It leads to misunderstanding and misappropriation in society and as a result most of reluctant to go for vaccination.
A YouTube spokesman said the online video company was also banning channels affiliated with several major anti-vaccine activists, including Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and Joseph Mercola.