Target Announces They Are Removing Shane Dawson’s Books Amid Backlash

Target is no longer going to be stocking Shane Dawson‘s books.

The retail giant announced on Tuesday (June 30) that they are removing I Hate Myselfie and It Gets Worse: A Collection of Essays from their stores amid backlash against the YouTuber for past videos containing problematic content, including racist jokes, blackface and the sexualizing of minors.

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“We’re committed to creating an experience in which all guests feel welcomed and respected,” Target said in a statement to WWD.

At the same time, YouTube also announced that Shane‘s channels were being demonetized amid the backlash.

Shane issued an apology video days before to mixed reaction, and he has become the subject of controversy once again after Tati Westbrook uploaded a video alleging that he “weaponized” her along with Jeffree Star against James Charles. Here’s what she said…

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