YouTube deleted comments criticizing Chinese Communist Party (
The popular video-sharing platform YouTube has been automatically deleting two common derogatory terms for the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), within seconds of them being posted on the site. Comments on YouTube videos containing the terms 共匪 (Gòngfěi), meaning 'communist bandit,' and 五毛党 (wu mao), meaning '50-cent party' - two insults directed at the CCP - are being removed from the platform. YouTube confirmed the removals to The Verge, and said that this was an error attributable to the platform's reliance on automatic comment filters. 'Upon review by our teams, we have confirmed this was an error in our enforcement systems and
  • RobertM Retired Master General Electrician What I'd like to know is -- how many commies and chinks are involved in YouTube -- and why are those bastards here in America? We don't need them and WE DON'T WANT THEM!! Send 'em back to "Redland".