Podacaster and DJ Mac G comes beneath fireplace after a video of him making some homophobic and transphobic jokes went viral on social media.
On a latest episode from his Podcast And Chill, the DJ and his friends joked about transgenders and their physique elements.
Nonetheless, some South Africans discovered it offensive, particularly to the LGBTQI group.
The problem has gotten controversial on Mzansi Twitter, as some defended the DJ towards trolls and critics.
Try the video and reactions under:
As an alternative of making an attempt to cancel MacG, the LGBTQI+ group needs to be utilizing this as an academic second to show folks what’s offensive and what’s not. trigger I truthfully can’t see the offense on this video https://t.co/Z8rdAmSpnn
— 🇿🇦Mntungwa🇿🇦 (@Sandile_K14) January 26, 2021
Some South Africans try to laborious to be American. “He don’t agree with me so he have to be cancelled.” It’s kinda hypocritical how y’all are campaigning for “rights” however one way or the other nonetheless discover a strategy to be mad at MacG for expressing his fundamental human proper of freedom of speech.
— Naki (@NakediBooi) January 26, 2021
MacG and Sol didn’t even choose or criticize Siv Ngesi. Now they’re beneath fireplace for saying “a feminine with a dick”😂😂😂😂😂did they anticipate them to sugar coat that? Do they not have dicks????
— Mosa Cholo (@MooseCholo) January 26, 2021
I get tht MacG has offnded the LGBTQ cmmnty,I apologize on his behalf 4 that.
I additionally didn’t discovered that video offensive,however that simply means I’m not knowledgeable sufficient about homophobia/transphobia,and I’ll do higher.
However this👇bitterness isn’t wholesome,that is witchcraft 👇🤞 pic.twitter.com/cD5aLmqe5v
— TEEBAY. (@Teebay_) January 26, 2021
To black individuals who don’t discover what MacG & Sol mentioned problematic, right here is a straightforward train: Shall we say they’re white, exchange Sol’s topic with a black individual. Substitute mentioned derogatory phrases with derogatory phrases typically thrown at black folks.
Nonetheless really feel they had been being cute?
— Keith M Ndlovu (@keithmndlovu) January 26, 2021
I really can’t consider persons are pondering MacG is attacked for black excellency and this can be a “convey a black down transfer”
Trans ladies ARE KILLED EVERYDAY and we will’t stand on the sideline and permit platforms that perpetuate hate! 🤮#MacG
— Badass (@TumiPowerhouse) January 26, 2021
Y’all wished uncooked and unfiltered content material….MacG has all the time been like this, had been y’all anticipating he’ll change only for this episode.
Oh snap 👀
— My identify is Pleasure 🌈 (@phly_jellow) January 25, 2021