YouTube to cancel ‘dislike’ feature as Biden WH nets way more dislikes than likes

YouTube to cancel ‘dislike’ feature as Biden WH nets way more dislikes than likes

[Ed. – How dare anyone accuse Big Tech of being biased.]

As President Biden’s White House YouTube channel continues to see videos’ “dislikes” massively trump “likes,” the video platform announced it is testing a new design that obscures a public dislike count.

The move was announced via Twitter on March 30th, with YouTube explaining “in response to creator feedback around well-being and targeted dislike campaigns, we’re testing a few new designs that don’t show the public dislike count.” …

The announcement follows National Pulse reports highlighting how the White House’s official YouTube channel is seeing its likes get dwarfed by dislikes.

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At the time of publishing, the video “Five Ways The American Rescue Plan Will Help You” has over eight times as many dislikes as it does likes.

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