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Flying Lotus and Tyler, the Creator Are Not Fans of the YouTube Awards

Flying Lotus and Tyler, the Creator Are Not Fans of the YouTube Awards

by Jamilah King on October 24 2013, 11:24AM

The two prominent black artists don’t think the awards do enough to spotlight innovative and unsigned artists who help the video service thrive.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Dramatic Reading of Racist YouTube Comments Left on 'What Kind of Asian Are You?' Video

Dramatic Reading of Racist YouTube Comments Left on ‘What Kind of Asian Are You?’ Video

by Jorge Rivas on June 6 2013, 10:18AM

Actors read real comments from “What Kind of Asian Are You?”

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

'What Kind of Asian Are You?' Answered in Hilarious Video

‘What Kind of Asian Are You?’ Answered in Hilarious Video

by Jorge Rivas on May 29 2013, 1:06PM

If we were all only so bold.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

SXSW: Who's Making Money From Their YouTube? Not Black People

SXSW: Who’s Making Money From Their YouTube? Not Black People

by Jorge Rivas on March 11 2013, 2:15PM

YouTube was celebrated as the great equalizer for marginalized groups in the media but the video sharing platform is not that much different than old media.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW, SXSW

Keith Josef Adkins Is Making His Own Black Sci-Fi (and You Should Too)

Keith Josef Adkins Is Making His Own Black Sci-Fi (and You Should Too)

by Channing Kennedy on January 15 2013, 9:08AM

TV writer Keith Josef Adkins was told by the studios that black people don’t do sci-fi. So he’s funding his own webseries, “The Abandon,” to prove them wrong.

Topics: Arts & Culture

Hey Ashton Kutcher and PopChips: Brownface is Still Racist [Video]

Hey Ashton Kutcher and PopChips: Brownface is Still Racist [Video]

by Channing Kennedy on May 2 2012, 4:39PM

A new Youtube campaign shows bad judgment from the Two And A Half Men star.

Topics: Arts & Culture, Media, /NOW

'It's Free Swipe Yo EBT' Music Video Attacks Poor Mothers

‘It’s Free Swipe Yo EBT’ Music Video Attacks Poor Mothers

by Jorge Rivas on August 25 2011, 9:25AM

In her satirical video, Chapter plays Keywanda, a young mother of ten who deals with the “stress of her children’s fathers.”

Topics: Arts & Culture, Media

Young White Woman Uses Mustard, Porn to Make 'How To Be Asian' Video

Young White Woman Uses Mustard, Porn to Make ‘How To Be Asian’ Video

by Jorge Rivas on August 9 2011, 10:57AM

If you thought UCLA’s Alexandra “Asians in libraries are loud” Wallace was bad, this is much worse.

Topics: Media

People of Color are Leading YouTube's Growth

People of Color are Leading YouTube’s Growth

by Jorge Rivas on July 29 2011, 10:40AM

But will tiered pricing plans curb mobile Web growth?

Topics: Media, Technology

Can Alexandra Wallace Yell Racism in a Crowded Library? [Reader Forum]

Can Alexandra Wallace Yell Racism in a Crowded Library? [Reader Forum]

by Channing Kennedy on March 20 2011, 1:16PM

A UCLA student’s viral video sets off heated conversation about free speech, and well-meaning people fighting racism with sexism.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality, Schools & Youth, Technology

Alexandra Wallace's Anti-Asian Rant Draws...Misogyny and Death Threats

Alexandra Wallace’s Anti-Asian Rant Draws…Misogyny and Death Threats

by Jorge Rivas on March 18 2011, 3:16PM

Some of the most popular comedic riffs on the UCLA student’s infamous viral video are as sexist as she was racist.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality, Media, Schools & Youth

Alexandra Wallace Says Sorry for

Alexandra Wallace Says Sorry for “Asians in the Library” YouTube Rant

by Jorge Rivas on March 15 2011, 12:00PM

“I cannot explain what possessed me,” writes the student who’s racist video went viral over the weekend.

Topics: Schools & Youth, Technology

UCLA Student's Viral Video Rant:

UCLA Student’s Viral Video Rant: “Hordes” of Asians Annoy Me in Library

by Jorge Rivas on March 14 2011, 12:00PM

“I swear they’re just going through their whole families, just checking on everyone from the tsunami thing—I mean, I know, that sounds horrible…”

Topics: Schools & Youth, Technology

Homeless Ohio Man with Golden Radio Voice Gets a Job and Housing

Homeless Ohio Man with Golden Radio Voice Gets a Job and Housing

by Jorge Rivas on January 5 2011, 2:50PM

Ted Williams, homeless Ohio man with the “golden radio voice,” hired by NBA Team.

Topics: Jobs Crisis, Video

Pint-Sized Rap Stars Hit the World Stage

Pint-Sized Rap Stars Hit the World Stage

by Jorge Rivas on December 9 2010, 1:17PM

But are these YouTube sensations a good idea?

Topics: Arts & Culture

“Baracka Flocka Flames” Creator Reacts to Jeers—and Laughs

by Jamilah King on November 4 2010, 9:00AM

The comedian behind one of this election season’s most talked about parodies insists Obama isn’t so holy we can’t laugh at him.

Topics: 2010 Elections

Is Antoine Dodson a Legit Hero or Not?

Is Antoine Dodson a Legit Hero or Not?

by Kai Wright on August 20 2010, 3:46PM

ColorLines contributor Juell Stewart chimes in with a yes vote. Yours?

Topics: Kai Wright

“Bed Intruder” Rant Earns Dodson Family a New Home

by Jamilah King on August 20 2010, 1:27PM

Antoine Dodon’s still cashing in on his newfound fame.

Topics: Arts & Culture, Technology

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The “Bed Intruder” Video, YouTube Fame and Modern Minstrelsy

by Jamilah King on August 6 2010, 8:05PM

Antoine Dodson is an overnight Web celebrity, but that doesn’t change much about our love affair with minstrelsy.

Topics: Antoine Dodson, Arts & Culture, Technology

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