Not everyone is loving Jesse Williams' passionate speech about human rights… and we're not just talking about professional troll Stacey Dash.
Last month, the Grey's Anatomy star received a standing ovation for his empowering speech about the Black Lives Matter movement while accepting the Humanitarian Award at this year's BET Awards.
But the 34-year-old's strong words rubbed some fans the wrong way, and these fans are apparently so offended by the "racist" speech, they want the human rights activist to be fired from the ABC medical drama!
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That's right! Critics created a petition on change.org that demands Williams be fired from Grey's to be punished for his "hate speech." Wow.
The petition, which has 5,908 signatures as of this writing, reads:
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