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YouTube’s pride month video got so much hate

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Here's one of the transgender people featured in the video. (YouTube)

June was Pride Month, so YouTube celebrated with a #ProudToBe campaign showcasing LGBTQ people in videos like this:

Which, of course, got a massive outpouring ... of hate.

There was so much hate speech that YouTube had to disable comments on the video, which is currently the most disliked video on the official YouTube spotlight channel.

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The likes and dislikes of the #ProudToBe video as of June 28th, 2016. (YouTube)

But it's far from the most disliked video on YouTube. That honor goes to a Justin Bieber's "Baby."

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YouTube’s pride month video got so much hate

Dana Brown

Dana is a freelance writer from Florida, the state that winter forgot. She likes video games, cats, fantasy novels, and complaining about the weather. Follow her on Twitter for intermittent whining about the First Amendment.

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