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It’s not a good day for Kim K.
The reality television mogul has come under fire for defending her friend, Jeffree Star, after the internet got ahold of the make-up guru’s past racial filled remarks; and Twitter is dragging the Kardasian for her comments.
Posting to her snapchat, Kim urged people to simply ‘get over’ her friend’s racist past. In the videos, obtained by Baller Alert, KK says:
I see you guys being so petty bringing up things in his [Star] past, where he was negative, but he’s also apologized for those things. And I get that it’s a serious deal if you say racial things, but I do believe in people changing and people that apologize I do give them the benefit of the doubt.
— BallerAlert (@balleralert) August 15, 2017
Well, of course Twitter was not fond of her comments on race and they, well, let the star know:
Her husband is BLACK and she has TWO BIRACIAL children if someone was to be racist towards them they should just get over it right? pic.twitter.com/IkxRwm87vn
— Zen (@GaiaVibex) August 15, 2017
So sis wants us to get over racist remarks because the guy gave you good make up tips pic.twitter.com/CUUJX2HO9i
— (@ArtsyPoet) August 15, 2017
Breaking: live footage of Kanye pic.twitter.com/Jo8R9AWVf5
— BlackFilmsonNetflix (@blknetflix) August 15, 2017
Awww…you will be eaten alive today. Black people dont have the luxury to give the benefit of the doubt. @KimKardashian
— Patrick |BLMGA #HR40 (@DeWente69) August 15, 2017
Since all of the Twitter backlash, Kim Kardashian has issued an apology:
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