Wyclef Jean is the latest name to fall foul of public favour in today’s climate of race debate.
The former Fugees front man took to Twitter to share a song, video, and message to mark Martin Luther King Day. Yet, his approach has seen him dragged through the mire on the social media site.
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Writing on his page, Jean shared the clip with the caption:
Martin Luther King Jr. fought because all lives matter.
Martin Luther King Jr. fought because all lives matter. pic.twitter.com/FwEmYYm8bg
— Wyclef Jean (@wyclef) January 16, 2017
This incensed many – especially those irked by how “all lives matter” is routinely used as an auto-respect of sorts to the Black Lives Matter movement.
Jean has yet to reply to the comments, which is little surprise because they are plentiful (and increasingly by the minute. Here’s what folk are saying…