It is emerging that Christian videos about the persecution of Christians as well as other themes that are not ‘politically correct’ are being heavily censored and pulled down from major video and social media sites. Katherine Weber for the Christian Post recently reported that Christian filmmakers are questioning why a newly-released short film on persecution in the Middle East was banned from YouTube. The creators behind “Chased” have spoken out against the video sharing platform’s decision to remove its 33-minute movie, which claimed it violated “Community Guidelines” for having “inappropriate” content.

The film follows the fictional story of Anneliese, a young Christian girl living in the U.S. whose family is subjected to persecution for their Christian faith. As the film’s website states, the movie seeks to shed light on what life would be like for Christians in the U.S. if they were forced to endure the same persecution experienced currently by Christians in the Middle East. READ MORE