By Todd Spangler. NY Digital Editor. YouTube generally bans content with hate speech, bullying and nudity, among other categories that violate its community guidelines. The Google-owned video giant has been accused of inconsistently applying its policies to all creators.
YouTube Outlines Cases Where It Allows Videos With Nudity, Hate Speech, Violence and Bullying
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By Todd Spangler. The Google-owned video giant has been accused of inconsistently applying its policies to all creators. YouTube insists it treats all content the same, regardless of the speaker, political viewpoint, their background, their position, or their affiliations. Bullying: YouTube may allow content that shows insults or bullying directed at kids as part of an educational anti-bullying campaign provided the minors are actors or their identity hidden. Derogatory language based on race, sexuality, religion: Attacks targeting an individual with slurs based on race, sexuality, religion or other protected attributes are banned. And we know it can be tricky for creators and viewers to understand why one video stays up while another is taken down.
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Though news sites reported that the video full of topless women was pulled from YouTube, it will remain up on the service, ABC News has confirmed. Before the video plays on Justin Timberlake's VEVO channel , YouTube users are presented with a explicit content warning that they must click on before playing the video. While Google does not usually allow nudity in videos, a Google spokesperson told ABC News that the video is an exception. YouTube's guidelines state that "Most nudity is not allowed, particularly if it is in a sexual context. Generally if a video is intended to be sexually provocative, it is less likely to be acceptable for YouTube.