T.I. Doesn't Accept Pastor's “White Blessing” Apology: “I Would've Tested His Jaw”
Written by B87FM on June 17, 2020
If you have not already observed, there is a shift occurring within the leisure business. Celebrities and influencers are being dropped from manufacturers left and proper, individuals are being known as out for his or her previous behaviors or social media posts, and every single day it appears as if somebody new is apologizing over a photograph or video that has gone viral. On Monday (June 15), mega-famous evangelical pastor Louie Giglo sat down for a chat with rap star Lecrae, and through their speak, Giglio stated he needed to alter “white privilege” to “white blessing” so it did not carry the stigma of guilt, however of the blessing that slavery was as a result of it helped construct the USA.
As anticipated, the backlash was heavy, and it did not take lengthy for Giglio to problem an apology. Individuals slammed Lecrae, as nicely, as a result of within the video that circulated, he sat there and nodded with out talking up. Later, Lecrae stated he did converse with Giglio concerning the remarks, however for T.I., that wasn’t sufficient. On Tuesday, the rapper spent a couple of minutes on Instagram Stay the place he spoke concerning the controversy, mentioning that whereas he admires Lecrae’s kindness and humility, he would not have dealt with the scenario in the identical manner.
“[Lecrae] exercised excessive warning, and I respect that, as a result of I’d’ve examined [his jaw in all probability,” T.I. stated. Then, he spoke about Louie Giglio and his apology. “Nah, bruh. That is what I maintain making an attempt to inform y’all. They may give a f*ck much less about what we expect or how we really feel. They solely care about how a lot we spend.” So far as T.I. is anxious, when Giglio noticed that folks, of all ethnic backgrounds, had been pulling their assist from his ministry, the pastor got here ahead to apologize, but he confidently made his racially-insensitive remarks proudly. Try T.I. talking about Lecrae and Louie Giglio under.
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