YouTube Is Now Running Pop-Ups Warning Users About Article 13

Time to mobilize the military?  YouTube seems to be going all out to defeat the European Union’s proposed Copyright Directive, significantly Article 13.

One specific act referred to as Article 13 would power platform holders to display screen content material for copyrighted materials earlier than it’s uploaded.

YouTube has vehemently opposed Article 13.  Just lately, YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki wrote a weblog publish describing why YouTube opposes the act, simply one among a number of protests.  Here’s a fast sampling of Wojcicki’s retort: