Fifth Harmony's Normani Kordei Opens Up About Being 'Racially Cyber Bullied' & Discusses Her Return To Social Media!
She's back with a mission.
As you might remember Fifth Harmony's Normani Kordei decided to quit Twitter in August after writing a statement addressed to her fans about how she was being "racially cyber bullied with tweets and pictures so horrific and racially charged."
Later, the 20-year-old rejoined social media by announcing she's teamed up with Cybersmile to put an end to cyber bullying once and for all. Good on ya!
In an interview conducted last month but published on Wednesday, the singer told Us Weekly of the experience:
"Everybody in the group gets online hate, but mine is different. Racism really does exist and I'm the only African American girl of the group. There are people creating Photoshopped pictures of me getting beat as if I were a slave back in the day."
"I tried to ignore it at first. My way of dealing with it was to not deal with it, if that makes sense. I thought the best thing was just not to look at the comments. Even if there's one comment, it's superhurtful and it's the one that sticks with you."
The ATL native admitted that removing herself from the negativity was a freeing experience: