Varg Vikernes’ channel eliminated as YouTube deletes videos promoting hate speech, Nazi ideology, and conspiracy theories

YouTube has announced that it is deleting videos promoting hate speech, Nazi Ideology, supremacism, and dangerous conspiracy theories, among other subjects. As part of the platform’s sweeping change, notorious metal musician Varg Vikernes’ channel was eliminated.
In an official blog post today (June 5th), YouTube explained, in part:
One of the most complex and constantly evolving areas we deal with is hate speech. We’ve been taking a close look at our approach towards hateful content in consultation with dozens of experts in subjects like violent extremism, supremacism, civil rights, and free speech …
Today, we’re taking another step in our hate speech policy by specifically

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