instead of 'say cheese!' 'I'm going to be honest,' he said. Mongeau currently has more than 4.5 million followers who tune in weekly to watch her tell stories, eat with friends, and complete YouTube challenges. I am so sorry it took me this long to even say this.'. Tana Marie Mongeau (born: June 24, 1998 [age 20]), is an American YouTuber who is known for her storytime videos. 'In the past, we have had issues when it comes to the topic of race, particularly about your usage of the N word and my feelings regarding it. Bisexual and pansexual are two separate sexual orientations, according to Healthline, but in some instances, people identify as both. 'She did not validate my feelings at all. He also claimed Mongeau and her manager, Jordan Worona, spread rumors that he had been in trouble with the police. Love and sexuality is gender less to me.'. 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If somebody is bisexual, it means they are attracted to people who identify as men and people who identify as women. Popular YouTube content creator who discusses strange instances from her personal life as well as her own personality quirks with her subscribers on her self-titled channel. Tana Mongeau is giving away nudes to people who vote for former Vice President Joe Biden in the upcoming presidential election. After Barry published his video, a number of Mongeau's racist tweets resurfaced, including ones in which she called her friend Imari Stuart a 'cotton picker' and told him to 'go back to plantation.'. In January 2020, she and Paul announced they were taking a break. Barry, 21, collaborated with Mongeau, 21, on her YouTube channel 'Trash' before becoming an independent creator. Jake Paul and Tana Mongeau tied the knot at the end of last year, and at the time, it seemed like their relationship was solid. 'But I completely understand how my silence was not the right thing to do if that’s how I want to be perceived. Others called her out for taking a week to respond to Barry's video, with many doubting that she was doing any reflection as she had claimed. YouTuber iDubbbz told Mongeau to 'say N*****!' 'Instead, I’ve been trying to find the words to address this and apologize in a way that that won’t further hurt anyone, and educate myself on how to handle this properly. The comments below have been moderated in advance. He also tweeted that she never really reached out to him, Controversy: The response to Mongeau's apology was mixed. 'You ain’t sorry — you just sorry you got caught.'. Barry said he supported her publicly, but when he privately tried to voice his concerns, she refused to listen and dismissed him as an 'angry Black person.' In mid-2018, she dated actress Bella Thorne, then went on to date Brad Sousa. A few weeks before filming the clip, he tried reaching out to her on Twitter. In recent months, however, the 21-year-old YouTuber has become one of the most popular — and controversial — stars on the platform. If somebody comes out as pansexual, however, it means they are attracted to people of all genders. 'I think her apology was very manipulative, very deflective, and also gaslighting and invalidating. I think that people need a box to put people in to feel okay, but I'm just not like that...I'm going to love who I want to love, I'm going to do what I want to do, and I don't give a f--k who doesn't like it," she said. Does she use any type of label to describe her sexual preferences? In 2019, she began starring on her own web series titled MTV No Filter: Tana Turns 21 . While some pointed out she was only a teenager when she shared her racist tweets, others insisted she should have known better in 2014. Mongeau's apology came with mixed reviews from fans. © - use subject to the information collection practices disclosed in our Privacy Policy. Maybe they'll be able to patch things up. Her first video to receive over 1 million views on YouTube was titled "KICKED OUT OF WALMART.". Tana has received over 3.7 million subscribers and more on YouTube, 2.4 million followers on Instagram and over 1 million followers on Twitter. when they posed for a photo together at her meet and greet San Francisco, and the moment was caught on camera. The YouTube star, who is rumored to be dating Noah Cyrus (pictured), revealed she a few weeks ago that she is 'pansexual as hell' in honor of Pride Month. gaslighting' him when they worked together from 2012 to 2014. Popular YouTube content creator who discusses strange instances from her personal life as well as her own personality quirks with her subscribers on her self-titled channel. Tana Mongeau has apologized for her past racist comments and microaggressions after her former friend Kahlen Barry opened up how she used to gaslight him and frame him as an 'angry Black person' when he called out her problematic behavior. Does Tana Mongeau consider herself to be bisexual? 'I am sorry for staying silent, I will continue to be addressing and apologizing for everything with full transparency,' she continued. 'I am so sorry that came with any silence. She apologized for her actions in 2015, claiming she thought the N-word meant 'friend' or 'homie.'. Mongeau shared a lengthy apology to Barry and her fans on Twitter a week later, Saying sorry: Mongeau apologized to Barry and took responsibility for the 'unacceptable' and 'disgusting' tweets she wrote when she was 14 years old. Your comment will be posted to MailOnline as usual. 'It breaks my heart to see people say I’m only being a performative activist — I truly stand by my morals now and will continue using my platform and doing everything I can to fight for what is right and equality. Tana Mongeau has been uploading videos to YouTube since 2015. By posting your comment you agree to our house rules. Some fans noted she was only 14 years old when she wrote the tweets, while others insisted her age isn't an excuse, 'Anything I can do to be better, grow, and be a help to society with my platform and nothing but that- please let me know.