YouTube Lets People Decide Their Own Truths — And That Was Once a Good Thing

The most intense week of my life occurred in the spring of 2009. A small group of tech folks were in Baghdad — and not just the Green Zone. We traveled across the city to meet with government, military, NGOs, professors and students. It was the kids who made the most impact upon me, specifically a 17 year old girl. I still remember what she told me about YouTube, where I was running product at the time.