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why is youtube restricting content by queer creators?

YouTube has apologized for blocking some videos in its restricted mode, but many LGBTQ creators and fans rely on the platform for income and valuable information.
Hannah Ongley
3.20.17
Beauty

how male vloggers of color are turning the beauty industry on its head

These young men represent a little-seen but vital perspective on gender, race, and yes, make-up.
Sara Tardiff
3.17.17
Culture

youtuber lexie lombard's unfiltered take on taboo topics

She reports on what high schoolers actually wear, as well as the more intimate and taboo topics facing teens.
Braudie Blais-Billie
3.6.17
Fashion

a crash course in 90s fashion, told through youtube

Decrypting the decade that brought us the supermodel and the ironic baby barrette.
Rory Satran
1.7.17
Culture

comedian gaby dunn is the unlikely financial guru of the youtube generation

Which would you rather answer: What is your favorite sexual position or how much money is in your bank account?
Zio Baritaux
1.5.17
Music

young thug explains his name change and viral album cover

At last night's 'No, My Name is JEFFERY' listening party, the enigmatic ATLien debuted his latest mixtape in New York to a small room of superfans, and joined 300 Entertainment boss Lyor Cohen in conversation.
Emily Manning
8.26.16
Fashion

6 magical sonia rykiel moments to watch on youtube

As we remember fashion's beloved "queen of knitwear" who never learned to knit, take a look back at six memorable moments, from her epic 40th anniversary tribute show to the Jagger sisters' surreal woodland fall/winter 15 campaign.
Hannah Ongley
8.25.16
Beauty

the ultimate i-D guide to youtube's beauty subcultures

From cosplay and kawaii to the male MUAs shattering boring gender stereotypes, get familiar with the weirdly empowering world of internet beauty trends.
Hannah Ongley
7.29.16
Music

youtube music campaign explores identity politics with james blake and big freedia

Five commercials for the YouTube Music app feature marginalized individuals, and are meant to run during the Republican and Democratic National Conventions.
Blair Cannon
7.19.16
Music

debbie harry wants youtube to start fairly compensating musicians

'Artists are being exploited to make a very small percentage of people extremely rich,' the iconic Blondie singer argues in a new column.
Emily Manning
4.27.16
News

watch this korean beauty vlogger's mindblowing transformation into taylor swift

Park Hye Min's latest video is a solid testament to the power of makeup.
Hannah Ongley
3.23.16
News

the best part of the blizzard was casey neistat's amazing snowboarding film

In his new video, ‘Snowboarding With the NYPD,’ the YouTube star shreds through the streets of the city.
Laura Vogel
1.24.16