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Google to hire slew of moderators amid outcry over YouTube child abuse videos4 Dec 9:01pm

Google to hire slew of moderators amid outcry over YouTube child abuse videos

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The company, which owns YouTube, will bring on thousands of moderators following a stream of negative press over violent and offensive content Google is hiring thousands of new moderators after facing widespread backlash for allowing child abuse videos and other violent and offensive content to flourish on YouTube. Google, which owns YouTube, announced on Monday that next year it would expand its total workforce to more than 10,000 people responsible for reviewing content that could violate its policies. The news from YouTube’s CEO, Susan Wojcicki, followed a steady stream of negative press surrounding the site’s role in
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