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NBC Evening News for Saturday, Feb 23, 2019
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(Studio: Jose Diaz Balart) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Jacob Warren) The backlash against YouTube for allowing pedophiles to objectify kids in the posted videos examined; details given about the pausing of ads from major companies & how YouTube is changing its algorithms. Former YouTube engineer Guillaume CHASLOT@- {with transcription on screen} says at YouTube we never thought about individual people & financial incentives.] [NBC media editor Claire ATKINSON@- comments on the ad issues.] YouTube's defensive response quoted. [Common Sense Media CEO James STEYER@- says YouTube is not the right platform for videos of kids.]

Balart, Jose Diaz;
Warren, Jacob

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