Jake Paul Facing Backlash After Filming Looters

","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"Paul writes that his recordings were meant to spread awareness about the protest experience and while he does not condone violence, he understands the sentiments behind the looting and vandalism.","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"In the wake of countless occurrences of police brutality, it is more necessary than ever that celebrities use their platform as a megaphone for good. And whether or not Jake Paul was completely sincere in his actions, his video content left a bad taste in the mouths of many viewers.","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"}],"displayType":"section"}]}]; var articleType = 'ARTICLE'; var favoriteImage = ''; var articleDescription = 'Jake Paul, internet personality well-known for his YouTube antics, faces backlash for his recording of an Arizona mall looting. Paul predominantly garnered media attention from his 2017 single “It’s Everyday Bro”, which is now the seventh most disliked <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hSlb1ezRqfA" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener">video</a> on YouTube. The 23-year-old with a strong social media following is no stranger to controversy; he was once recorded rapping the n-word. He had also been hit with a lawsuit from his landlords which claimed property damage and harassment of neighbors.'; var slide_index = parseInt(0); var slide_json = createSlides(slides, articleType, favoriteImage); var initial_slide = slide_index; var initial_url = location.pathname + location.search; var base_url = '/2020/06/01/jake-paul-facing-backlash-after-filming-looters/'; var next_gallery = '/2016/12/23/ex-brings-erotic-photos-to-exs-wedding-details-photos/'; var first_load = true; var has_scrolled = false; var title = "Jake Paul Facing Backlash After Filming Looters"; var path = base_url