Chicago Zoo Employee Posts Selfie From Work Complaining About “Rude Ass White People”
But she’s not a racist, because she’s black, or something.
The Brookfield Zoo said “prompt action” was taken this morning in response to an employee who violated zoo policy when she posted a selfie on her Facebook page.
The caption on the young woman’s photo of herself in a Brookfield Zoo uniform read, “Wassup y’all? At work serving these rude ass white people.” She also noted her location as “Brookfield Zoo.”
Brookfield Zoo’s Facebook page has been flooded with comments from people calling the woman racist and threatening to boycott the zoo if the employee isn’t fired. Others defend the woman and plead with the zoo not to fire her.
The woman has removed her Facebook page, but NBC Chicago reported that she responded to the uproar with a post that said, “I know what I am & racist is not one of em.” More