YouTube star Jake Paul and his friends were caught “looting” and trashing property in a Scottsdale mall last night amid protests
More video of Jake Paul’s escapades last night
Jake Paul also posted to Instagram Stories that he was tear gassed by the cops.
Other big YouTuber speaking out against Jake Paul https://twitter.com/elijahdaniel/status/1267010679615000576?s=21 https://twitter.com/elijahdaniel/status/1267010679615000576
Important to note that it’s unclear whether Paul himself and his friends destroyed any property/looted themselves, or were just recording it for material for his vlog. Fans are outraged either way. https://www.tmz.com/2020/05/31/jake-paul-looting-tear-gassed-scottsdale-arizona-mall/
As @abbyohlheiser tweeted/wrote, Jake Paul (a white YouTuber) has a long history of approaching major news stories about human suffering as content fodder for his channel https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-intersect/wp/2017/08/31/what-happened-when-jake-paul-youtubes-most-divisive-star-decided-to-rescue-texas-from-harvey/
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“We are gonna get them supplies, we are gonna save their lives, and we’re gonna flippin’ vlog it all at the same time!”https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-intersect/wp/2017/08/31/what-happened-when-jake-paul-youtubes-most-divisive-star-decided-to-rescue-texas-from-harvey/
More on Jake Paul and the looting of the Scottsdale mall https://twitter.com/stokel/status/1267126124615794692?s=21 https://twitter.com/stokel/status/1267126124615794692