Via Ars Technica:
As 2019 began, Netflix suppressed an episode of comedian Hasan Minhaj’s show Patriot Act for the Saudi Arabian market, sparking outcry from some Western critics. In a Wednesday interview, CEO Reed Hastings shrugged off those concerns.
“We’re not in the news business,” he said during an event sponsored by The New York Times. “We’re not trying to do ‘truth to power.’ We’re trying to entertain.”