The viral YouTuber and darling of the alt-right, Felix “PewDiePie” Kjellberg, reneged on his $50,000 pledge to the Anti-Defamation League, originally made to make up past allegations of anti-semitism.
As reported by The Wall Street Journal, Disney and its Maker Studios brand have completely cut ties with YouTube personality PewDiePie after he made a series of anti-Semitic jokes in his videos—though
A day after the YouTube personality — real name Felix Kjellberg — announced he would be donating to the anti-hate group, he backtracked. LOS ANGELES — PewDiePie, the most-followed individual creator on
Felix “PewDiePie” Kjellberg is pulling his $50,000 pledge to the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) after his initial announcement drew backlash from parts of his fan base. In a video uploaded today, Kjellberg
Controversial YouTube megastar PewDiePie has announced he's canceling plans to donate $50,000 to the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) due to fan backlash. The YouTuber had first announced the donation in video
PewDiePie, the famous video-game blogger, has rescinded a pledge to donate $50,000 to a Jewish anti-hate group after a revolt by his fans, engulfing what was supposed to be a public-relations effort into
YouTuber Felix “PewDiePie” Kjellberg has withdrawn a $50,000 pledge to an anti-hate group, which he had dedicated as a means of atoning for past accusations of racism and antisemitism, after backlash his
Topline: YouTuber PewDiePie rescinded a $50,000 donation to the Anti-Defamation League on Thursday in an apparent move to appease a subset of far-right fans—complicating his continued efforts to rehabilitate
PewDiePie, the biggest star on YouTube, waged a war against his critics. When he tried to make peace, his fans rebelled.
Update: PewDiePie no longer plans to donate $50,000 to the Anti-Defamation League, the YouTuber said Thursday in a new video. His donation to the ADL, whose stated mission is to combat anti-Semitism and