YouTube has eliminated a video posted by well-liked Swedish YouTuber PewDiePie for violating its pointers round little one security. Within the video, the favored YouTuber attacked well-liked kids’s channel Cocomelon’s content material and poked enjoyable at children who watch the movies, reviews The Verge.
“Our insurance policies prohibit content material that results in repeated patterns of harassment on- and off-platform. Following a evaluate, we have eliminated the video in query for violating these insurance policies as a result of that they had the impact of encouraging abusive fan behaviour,” the report quoted a YouTube spokesperson as saying on Thursday.
The corporate additionally mentioned that it had began to see elevated harassment of Cocomelon within the wake of the PewDiePie video being posted.
Earlier, the YouTube star produced one other controversial monitor focusing on one other well-liked platform.
In 2018, PewDiePie launched Bitch Lasagna — initially titled T-Sequence Diss Observe — when Bollywood channel T-Sequence. The monitor was accused for being very racially discriminating towards Indians generally.
YouTube determined to take down the “Coco” video to forestall comparable harassment of Cocomelon, which was created by a middle-aged Korean-American couple in Southern California.