Actor/Activist Jesse Williams Responds to High Schoolers Using Racist Remark For a prom proposal
|Actor/Activist Jesse Williams Responds to High Schoolers Using Racist Remark For a prom proposal|
“Trash and tragedy the likes of this requires a great many failures, lies and omissions, working in concert, publicly and privately, to achieve this level of destructive dumbf**kery,” the 35-year-old actor captioned.
Williams’ sentiments have been shared by many who saw the offensive sign, and on Friday officials from Monarch High School in Coconut Creek, Fla announced the students had been suspended. One of the student’s father apologized and said the sign was an “inside joke.”
“They really want to apologize for their extremely poor choice of words in this situation.They would like to take it back. They would like to find a different way to express this invitation to prom.”