Your Beauty Habit Is Destroying the Environment
These makeup artists and influencers want the cosmetics industry to start changing before we're buried in tonnes of plastic.
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YouTube Removed Videos of Robots Fighting, Calling it Animal Abuse
Several Battlebots videos were taken down in the least few days, with YouTube citing animal cruelty policies.
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Cigarette Reviewers on YouTube Smoke So You Don't Have To
"I'm committed, not addicted."
Facebook and YouTube Are Failing to Detect Terrorist Content in Arabic
"Jihadists are aware that Arabic, in addition to considering it a sacred language, provides a linguistic firewall which their adversaries find difficult to penetrate."
America’s DIY Phone Farmers
Ordinary Americans are using armies of phones to generate cash to buy food, diapers, and beer through ad fraud.
A Six-Year-Old Korean YouTuber Just Bought a Home Worth $8 Million
Her multimillion-dollar purchase comes after critics accused the star’s parents of child abuse and profiting off her wild success.
The YouTubers Union Is Not Messing Around
The YouTubers Union has joined forces with Europe's largest trade union to fight for a fairer platform.
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Rachel Ama and the Trouble with Apolitical Food
The rising vegan YouTube star treads carefully around the tangled politics of race and veganism. For her, making accessible plant-based recipes is a form of activism.
The Unstoppable Rise of YouTube's Child Make-Up Artists
A generation of kids are racking up huge follower counts and making big money with their beauty videos – and infuriating older MUAs in the process.
Watching a Deepfake Being Made Is Boring, and You Must See It
AI-generated fake videos are hyped as a modern tech nightmare, and it's important to understand their everyday banality.
How YouTubers Turned the Apology Video Into a Genre
When it comes to YouTube stars, apologies are products – just like lipsticks – and everyone is thirsty for your click.
YouTube Is Finally Banning Nazis, Holocaust Denial, and Sandy Hook Truthers
YouTube says it will “remove content denying that well-documented violent events took place.”