• YouTube Announces Inaugural Class of 'Black Voices'

    13 days ago - By Hypebeast

    YouTube has announced its selection of global innovators for its first YouTube Black Voices class. YouTube has chosen 132 artists and creatives from around the world to receive the multiyear initiative funding and support from the media giant. In the midst of the racial-justice protests that occurred in the United States last summer, the video company pledged a $100 million USD fund specifically dedicated to Black creators and investing in fresh narratives "that emphasizes the intellectual power, authenticity, dignity, and joy of Black voices." The chosen group was selected from the U.S...
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