Facebook, YouTube remove Trump video addressing Washington rioters

Facebook Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg testifies at a House Financial Services Committee hearing in Washington, U.S., October 23, 2019. Erin Scott | Reuters Facebook and YouTube on Wednesday removed a video by President Donald Trump addressing Washington rioters. “This is an emergency situation and we are taking appropriate emergency measures, including removing President Trump’s video,” Facebook Vice President of Integrity Guy Rosen said in a tweet. “We removed it because on balance we believe it contributes to rather than diminishes the risk of ongoing violence.” Google-owned YouTube said it…

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