Lori Harvey Blasted Over George Floyd IG Post After Condemning Looters

Written by on June 2, 2020

Days in the past, Killer Mike gave a passionate, tearful plea on tv as he requested residents of Atlanta to not destroy their beloved metropolis. There have been studies of looting and rioting as others tried to peacefully protest, and as some took benefit of the second, many companies had been destroyed. This wasn’t only a drawback within the ATL, because the weekend rolled ahead, hundreds of thousands watched as brick and mortar companies have fallen prey to violent acts. After discovering out that her good friend’s consignment store had been broken, Lori Harvey took to social media to sentence these accountable.

Lori Harvey, George Floyd
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“Atlanta y’all took it too far final evening smh,” Lori wrote on her nstagram Story. “My coronary heart is so damaged for my pals @nikkisworld and @niceybabyy. I understand how arduous you guys labored to construct SacDelux from the bottom up (2 younger BLACK girls) and I am unable to even think about the ache of watching it get destroyed like that for completely no purpose. I am so sorry this occurred to you guys. The looting of @sacdelux_ was completely mindless and disgusting. I am simply glad you guys did not get damage within the course of.”

Following that publish, Lori Harvey was dragged all through social media. Folks felt as if she has surfaced solely to indicate empathy for a enterprise moderately than the demise of George Floyd, who appeared like an afterthought. On Monday (June 1), Lori returned as soon as once more, this time with a prolonged message about Floyd’s demise. “Over the previous week, I’ve been looking for the fitting phrases however I’m sincerely at a loss. My total coronary heart goes out to the family members of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor and each Black life taken by the hands of racism, police brutality, and racial injustice. I can’t even think about the ache they’re feeling.”

Nevertheless touching as her publish could have been, it wasn’t extensively well-received. The mannequin and social media influencer was met with heavy backlash, though she was trying to lift consciousness on numerous methods the general public might assist. Take a look at Lori Harvey’s publish and some reactions beneath.

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