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Platform Monetization and Patreon

In late 2017, YouTube began to roll out a series of changes that impacted its platform, creators, “partners” and viewers. Many of these changes were in response to criticisms that the platform was failing to police fringe content, particularly videos that fell into their more mature category. Both demonetization and view suppression have led to …

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The Great Disconnect

“I think part of the problem is the internet. I know that sounds like a typical thing for your tired, old mother to say.  I’m not scapegoating technology. I think that your generation has a tough time establishing relationships because of all those app-thingys. Too many options–You can manipulate the world to suit your desires …