A freaky Parkland conspiracy video topped YouTube's trending list

Parkland students come under attack for their outspokenness

Parkland students come under attack for their outspokenness

The Alex Jones Channel, Infowars' biggest YouTube account with 2.2 million subscribers, has received one strike under a "three strikes" policy for video violating the service's content standards, CNN reported Friday, citing an unnamed source with knowledge of the account.

Unsurprisingly, InfoWars is describing YouTube's actions as censorship, but there's a more pressing concern for The Alex Jones Channel and other InfoWars channels - they run the risk of being closed down entirely.

On Wednesday, YouTube removed the video from InfoWars' page for violating its policies on harassment and bullying.

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"There is a clip on you tube that shows Mr. Hogg out in California". More recently, though, the phrase has been co-opted by conspiracy theorists who claim mass shootings are events staged to achieve a political goal. The channel has been in operation since 2008 and now boasts over 2.2 million subscribers.

Mr Hogg has become a target for a number of false conspiracy theories in the far-right media accusing him of being paid to play a victim of the shooting in order to push an anti-gun agenda.

On social media, the interview from a year ago is being pointed to as "evidence" to suggest that Hogg is a "crisis actor", a regular theme of conspiracists, who believe actors appear at the sites of tragedies. This week, Donald Trump Jr. even liked a tweet about the conspiracies. The YouTube spokesperson said the videos sent in by CNN were flagged to the policy team for review on Thursday evening. "I'm not a crisis actor".

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"We're not saying he's an actor in that there was no shooting", he said.

The video, a rip of a local Los Angeles CBS segment, showed an interview from past year with David Hogg, a student at the Florida high school where a gunman killed 17 people last week. "I was a witness to this", he said.

Conspiracy claims have spread across Facebook and Twitter and commentators have made jokes and claimed students are being "used" by anti-Trump press.

Iran locates wreckage of crashed passenger plane that killed 66 people
Emergency and rescue helicopter searches for the plane that crashed in a mountainous area of central Iran, February 19, 2018. Those sanctions have been mostly lifted under a 2015 deal between Iran and the USA alongside several other powers.

YouTube, Alex Jones and Infowars didn't immediately return messages seeking comment.

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