Candace Owens believes there’s a double standard when it comes to the way black people react to white-on-black crime and black-on-black crime.
The 31-year-old conservative commentator made the shocking comments during a livestream on YouTube on Tuesday:
If, to be black, you can't speak in proper English, or you're ‘acting white’, right?
To be black, you instantly have to jump up like a fucking trained chimpanzee – excuse my language – like a trained chimpanzee every single time the media runs a story, and act angry, and riot, and talk about how pained you were to see this happen to black people, but keep your mouth shut, right, when it happens black-on-black because if you talk about the black-on-black crime, you're a race traitor, right?
People had a lot of thoughts about it all, especially given the use of "chimpanzee" in reference to African Americans, which has long been considered a racial slur.
.@RealCandaceO Us 40 million “trained Chimpanzees” know this: You are not well. Your self loathing is painful & yo… https://t.co/QcEFIo07T0