And YouTube responds to The Times’ complaint:
Thank you very much for your response. The content has been removed.
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Since finding the hijacked YouTube interview with Mondli about Manto, I have flagged and emailed YouTube directly, asking for the video to be taken off. They have since come back to me asking for offical statements from my behalf. I hope by the end of today the video will be removed from the site.
The Times Multimedia interview of Mondli Makhanya commenting on the heated issue surrounding Manto Tshabalala-Msimang got hijacked: a scary example of copyright infringement but also defamation.
What has happened is that someone screen recorded the interview and added it to YouTube, but also adding some grotesque images/noises before the actual video begins. Not only is […]