Buzzfeed Video Accused of Stealing YouTube Stars’ Ideas

Akilah Hughes, who has earned nearly 120,000 subscriber in the last three years by posting comedic YouTube videos on subjects ranging from food to books to race to Lyme disease, wrote a post for Medium that accuses BuzzFeed Video of “repeatedly stealing ideas, jokes, bits, gags, and therefore money from prominent YouTube creators.” She has also launched a petition and hashtag, #StopBuzzThieves. – Brian Flood, The Wrap