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Music

a janelle monáe documentary exists and her mom is the star

A Revolution of Love was directed by Emma Westenberg, who blessed us with the iconic 'Pynk' pussy power video last April.
Nicole DeMarco
4 days ago
Music

bts, psy, and the future of k-pop crossovers

K-pop boy band BTS just broke Taylor Swift's record for the most-viewed music video in 24 hours. What does streaming history suggest happens next?
Jeff Benjamin
8.31.18
News

is ‘the nun’ the scariest film ever? youtube seems to think so

A new teaser for the supernatural horror has been pulled by the streaming platform.
Hannah Ongley
8.15.18
Think Pieces

the haul video trend promotes the worst parts of fast-fashion

A closer look at the YouTube subculture and its impact on shopping habits.
Jake Hall
6.21.18
Culture

this trans youtube star is destroying the alt-right

Giving John Oliver vibes, ContraPoints makes hilarious videos about the ills of capitalism and ignorant conservative Republicans.
Elliot Sang
5.15.18
News

watch the gripping final trailer for "black mirror" season 4

Charlie Brooker's addictive dystopian anthology is back on Netflix before next year.
Hannah Ongley
12.6.17
Culture

forget thanksgiving: 5 indigenous women dismantling stereotypes

These badass artists, advocates, and entrepreneurs are changing the game.
Braudie Blais-Billie
11.23.17
Culture

making sense of the strange youtube unboxing trend

Philosopher Jean Baudrillard can help us understand this odd online phenomenon.
Aleks Eror
11.20.17
News

demi lovato will discuss eating disorders and sobriety in new documentary

"Simply Complicated" hits YouTube next month.
Hannah Ongley
9.27.17
News

researchers have discovered which social media platform is the worst for your mental health

It’s official, Instagram is making you feel terrible.
Wendy Syfret
5.22.17
Culture

sheyenne sky is bringing navajo culture to generation z

This 21-year-old YouTuber saw a lack of representation as an opportunity to empower and create.
Braudie Blais-Billie
4.4.17
Culture

5 restricted videos lgbtq youth should see

The new restrictions on 'inappropriate content' are blocking valuable stories about coming out and the reality of teen gay life.
Connor Garel
3.29.17