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Leder av Generasjon Identitær i Østerrike, Martin Sellner, er kastet ut av youtube, kort etter at han ble suspendert fra twitter. Big Tech har erklært høyresiden krig.

Det er ikke lenge siden Gavin McGuinness fikk samme behandling.

The leader of a far-right movement in Austria has had his YouTube accounts «terminated,» the video platform’s owner Google said in a statement on Tuesday.

Martin Sellner is the head of the Identitarian Movement Austria, an organization described by the Austrian intelligence services as «agents of modern right-wing extremism.» The movement has been giventhe same label in Germany by its intelligence services.

Read more: How dangerous is the Identitarian Movement?

The 31-year-old’s Facebook and Instagram accounts were shut down in 2018, while Twitter hauled down his account last week on grounds of promoting violent extremism.

«Google/YouTube can confirm that the channels by Martin Sellner were terminated in line with our Hate Speech policies,» Google said in a statement sent to news agency AFP.

Austrian far-right activist Martin Sellner’s YouTube account ‘terminated’

Spørsmålet er hva som er tankegangen bak det som er et alvorlig inngrep i ytringsfriheten. Disse menneskene er ikke-voldelige. Ønsker Big Tech heller at voldelige krefter skal overta?