Forbes – YouTube ‘Let The LGBTQ Community Down,’ It Says In A Twitter Statement by Megan C. Hill. June 30th.

SBS – YouTube criticised for playing anti-gay ads before LGBTIQ+ content by Samuel Leighton-Dore. June 7th.

Logo – Why Is YouTube Running Bigoted Ads Before LGBTQ Content? by Sam Manzella. June 7th.


Business Insider – This LGBT vlogger is furious with YouTube for restricting his videos, stripping them of revenue, and targeting them with ‘anti-gay’ ads by Isobel Asher Hamilton. June 6th.

The Sun – YouTube slammed for showing ANTI-GAY ads from ‘hate group’ on LGBT videos by Saqib Shah. June 5th.

Social Blade – YouTube’s ad problem continues: LGBT videos demonetized, anti-LGBT ads running by Danny Fratella. June 5th.

Polygon –LGBTQ creators call out YouTube for ongoing homophobic ads, demonetization by Julia Alexander. June 4th.

Metro –YouTube is ‘running adverts from anti-gay extremists next to LGBT videos’ by Rob Waugh. June 4th.

The Verge – YouTube is still restricting and demonetizing LGBT videos — and adding anti-LGBT ads to some by Megan Farokhmanesh. June 4th.

Forbes –YouTube Is Running ‘Anti-LGBT’ Ads Alongside Videos By LGBT Creators by Megan C. Hills. June 4th.

The Daily Beast –Why Has ‘Transgender’ Become a Trigger Word for YouTube? by Chris Stokel-Walker. June 2nd.

Elexified – #FemaleToDemonetized – Demonetization of Trans Content & Circulation of Anti-LGBTQ+ Ads on YouTube by lex. June 2nd.

Pink News – YouTube under fire over ‘homophobic’ adverts potentially targeting LGBT YouTubers by Jess Glass. June 1st.

Tube Filter – As Pride Month Begins, YouTube Faces Criticism For Allegedly Demonetizing The Word “Transgender” by Sam Gutelle. June 1st.

LGBTQ Nation – Why is YouTube running anti-LGBTQ ads before videos? by Alex Bollinger. June 1st.

Daily Dot – Trans YouTuber says his videos were demonetized for using the word ‘transgender’” by Ana Valens. June 1st.



FTM Magazine – August Cover Model. August

The Guardian – “LGBT change heroes 2017: breaking through from oppression”

Huffington Post – “An Open Letter To YouTube About Censoring Its Transgender Creators”. April 10

Daily Xtra – “Why these two LGBT YouTubers say ‘restricted mode’ hurts young people the most“. April 6

FTM Magazine – “Has The Dust Settled, or Just Begun – The Internet War for Freedom”. March 31

FTM Magazine – “Change.org Link to Petition the age-restriction on Chase Ross’ videos/channel“. March 1

FTM Magazine –  “Chase Ross Youtube Channel flagged as “Age Restricted”“. February 28



FTM Magazine – “An Open Letter to the Trans YouTube Community”. December 15

The Montreal Gazette – “Montreal runner on his female-to-male transition: ‘I finally feel like I’m myself'”. August 14



The Forum Podcast – “Chat With Chase Ross: Trans Topics and Beyond“. November 4.

FTM Magazine Fall 2015 Issue – “Throw Back with Chase Ross“. October.

The Forum – “Chase Ross Pushes the Westminster Community to Address Campus Inclusion”. October 27.

Frontline – “Growing Up Trans“. June 30,

FTM Magazine NSFW Special Issue – “Ftmsextalk



FTM Magazine Fall 2014 Issue – “Best Youtube Channels” – uppercaseCHASE1 and FTMtranstastic. October.

Featured on Within Reason. “Episode 104 – Shuvo Ghosh and Chase Ross on Gender Identity”. February 12

Featured on Heart of Trans. “Ten Great Trans* YouTube Channels – FTMtranstastic.”

Featured on Homerun. “Transgender people face strife at the doctor’s office”. October 10.



Trans Calendar Project – June Model




The Guardian – LGBT Change Heroes 2017

FTM MAGAZINE – 2015 Athlete of the Year

FTM MAGAZINE – Best of 2014 – Best Tumblr (chaseross) 

FTM MAGAZINE – Best of 2014 – Best FTM Collab Channel (FTMtranstastic)