This is Ghostbusters star Leslie Jones, who should be enjoying the success of the film’s recent release.
Instead, shetook to Twitter to share examples of the abundance of racial and misogynistic abuse she has receivedin the week since the film has come out.
No matter what race or sex, no one should have to deal with this crap.
And even worse, she’s had to deal with people creating fake accounts to make it look like she was tweeting those things out herself.
Shetweeted that the abuse made her feel like she is in a personal hell, before logging off Twitter with tears and a very sad heart.
Almost instantaneously, support from other celebrities and fans were making their way through Twitter, starting with Ghostbusters director Paul Feig.
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‘Ghostbusters’ Star Leslie Jones Speaks Out About the Racial Abuse She’s Received On Twitter