ADL holds panel on web-based racism, warns world is turning blind eye at online anti-Semitism. ‘Google cannot, will not censor information,’ says CEO of Google Israel

Adar Shalev Published: 11.13.07, 18:31 / Israel Jewish Scene

“Google cannot and will not censor the information which appears on its search engines. What is and isn’t proper internet content is for governments and courts to decide, not for us,” said Meir Brand, CEO of Google Israel Monday.

Brand spoke at a coference held by the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) in Herzliya, titled “Poisoning the Web – Hate on the Internet,” which included a special panel on Google’s refusal to censor anti-Semitic results that pop-up on its search engines.