"YouTube, the Great Radicalizer"


        "At one point during the 2016 presidential election campaign, I
        watched a bunch of videos of Donald Trump rallies on YouTube.
        I was writing an article about his appeal to his voter base
        and wanted to confirm a few quotations.  Soon I noticed
        something peculiar. YouTube started to recommend and
        "autoplay" videos for me that featured white supremacist
        rants, Holocaust denials and other disturbing content."

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