04/06/2020 | Writer: Kaos GL
Famous singer Hatice celebrated the Pride Month on her social media accounts. same artist Hatice had used transphobic language after famous trans woman artist and social media influencer Selin Ciğerci used Instagram’s gender swap filter last year.
Hatice celebrated the Pride Month from her official Twitter and Instagram profiles:
“For the days that are free from marginalization, discrimination, and hatred. Happy #Pride2020 #LGBTI
On the other hand, same artist Hatice had used transphobic language after famous trans woman artist and social media influencer Selin Ciğerci used Instagram’s gender swap filter. Last year Hatice wrote, “You have returned to your original self” as a comment. When Selin Ciğerci shared her sadness and mentioned that these kind of comments disturbs her psychological health, Hatice defended herself saying that, “Never use the word homophobic to me. When everyone is silent, I celebrate and defend LBGT at my social media accounts.”
Editor note: We are really sorry that when we first published this news, we failed to give the background story about the transphobia of Hatice. It is against the fundamentals of journalism and unacceptable. We share our sincere apologies with all of our readers. And also we thank our readers for warning us.
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