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Russell Model strikes to Rumble amid censorship row – Leisure Information

Russell Model strikes to Rumble amid censorship row – Leisure Information

Model strikes to Rumble

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Russell Model has stop YouTube amid claims he is been “censored” by the platform.

The outspoken comic has relocated to Rumble – a rival on-line video platform – after one in every of his posts was “censored”, with YouTube alleging that it featured COVID-19 disinformation.

Russell defined to his viewers: “Now we have been formally censored by YouTube.

“They took down one in every of our movies for misinformation.”

Russell, 47, defined {that a} earlier clip was faraway from YouTube after he “cited info on official authorities web sites, which we misinterpreted”.

The film star admitted to creating an error and apologized for the error.

He mentioned in a video message: “We made an apology video, we have taken that down as nicely. YouTube took down our unique video, we have taken down the apology video as a result of in case we reiterate the declare whereas apologizing for it.

“We made an error, in my view a comparatively small error, and we’re being penalized!

“For me, that appears like censorship, and the rationale I believe it appears like censorship is as a result of there’s mainstream media misinformation up on a regular basis.”

Russell additionally advised that he’ll be capable of speak extra “freely” on Rumble.

The ‘Get Him to the Greek’ star – who has been outspoken on numerous political and social points on his YouTube channel – mentioned: “I imagine we’re at some extent of disaster, and issues want to transform, quick. And I imagine we’ll be capable of talk our message extra freely on Rumble.”

Russell additionally defined that folks of various political persuasions can be welcome to affix him on his new platform.

He defined: “I help and love all of you. In the event you love Donald Trump, I really like you. In the event you love Joe Biden, I really like you.”