There was a bevy of people who known as Joey racist, with a ton of people claiming that the content material creator should not be held accountable for insensitive remarks and feedback he is made up to now, particularly since they had been made when he was youthful and it was throughout a a lot completely different socio-political local weather.
The identical people additionally pointed to what they name a double customary in “influencer outrage.”
One Twitter consumer wrote: “Think about cancelling Joey graceffa and shane for jokes they made ON CAMERA years in the past when that was the humour at the moment and in the identical breath have a good time James Charles who sends a 14 yr outdated child nudes IN PRIVATE and get uncovered for it ! Individuals have to let go of jokes up to now.”
Many echoed this sentiment, whereas others slammed Joey in addition to Shane Dawson, who’s been underneath a good quantity of criticism just lately for different feedback viewers are calling racist. There have additionally been accusations made in opposition to Shane concerning pedophilia. Many are saying that the web character has an unhealthy opinion of the subject, with others flat-out saying he is attempting to justify pedophilia.
After listening to this audio clip, it is exhausting to imagine he is not.