British racists attack singer FKA twigs


This music video from Britain says about itself:

FKA twigs -­ Glass & Patron

The music video for Glass & Patron was directed by FKA twigs and is presented by the 2015 YouTube Music Awards.

From daily The Morning Star in Britain:

Twigs: Racist trolls reduced me to tears

Monday 10th August 2015

BRITISH signer FKA twigs has told that online racist abuse she received because of her relationship with Robert Pattinson reduced her to tears.

Robert Pattinson and FKA twigs

Twitter trolls targeted the singer, who is of Jamaican, Spanish and English descent, calling her a “monkey” after she got together with the Twilight film star.

But she told the Sunday Times Magazine she was most upset when trolls racially taunted one of her fans, who was dying of cancer.

Twigs, real name Tahliah Debrett Barnett, was replying to a friend of the fan who tweeted a picture of them at the hospital, when they were subjected to a barrage of online abuse.

She told the magazine: “They all started attacking her. Within 20 seconds it was just like ‘n*****, monkey, ugly, die b****,’ all this stuff on his feed.

“It broke my heart … this lady who is really sick and is probably going to die.”

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