Google makes a lot of money off YouTube ads, which means it makes a lot of money off videos that are helping indoctrinate a generation of young people into far-right ideology.
More legit competition means everyone will have smaller audiences. It’s up to the parent companies to decide if that’s acceptable or if they just can’t work like this, opting to either buy up other players or fold their cards and go home.
The house of cards social media is built on is so tenuous that actively cleaning up old or fraudulant accounts is seen as a bad thing.
Now you can get your indoctrination into nationalism and white supremecy via slightly bigger video thumbnails.