Al-‘Awlaki’s Supporters Defiant On Social Media After YouTube Removes Cleric’s Sermons From Its Platform: ‘They Can Remove His Videos From YouTube But Never From Our Hearts’

After years of pressure, YouTube appears to have removed a vast number of videos of lectures by the late Islamist cleric Anwar Al-‘Awlaki from its platform. As of November 14, 2017, a search for Al-‘Awlaki’s sermons yields mostly news reports relating to his killing, whereas in t…