Zoo Employee Sacked Over Facebook Post About ‘Rude White People’

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Rochelle Latrice Robinson is not the shiniest button in the draw.

After becoming fed up at work, she decided to take a selfie, and post it to Instagram with a caption reading: “Whassup, y’all? At work serving these rude ass white people.”

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Now while that’s pretty bad and fairly discriminatory in itself, the fact that she then proceeded to tag said employers, Brookfield Zoo in the post meant that the incident spiralled out of control rapidly.

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Obviously the ‘rude white people’ were outraged, and there were calls for the 22 year old to be sacked, from both the people she offended and also some former employees of the zoo – with said zoo deciding that she had to go.

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Brookfield Zoo claimed they had ‘zero tolerance for these kinds of divisive behaviours’, with the debate now raging over if this was justifiable.


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