When I was young, I had no education and said really painful things: Justin Bieber about racism

Justin Bieber He contacted his 122 million followers on Instagram to oppose racism. This comes after ‘ I'm sorry The singer was caught making a racist joke before the camera, when he was a teenager. “When I was young I had no education and I found myself saying really painful things without knowing the power of my words. Racism It is still very frequent and I want to use my voice to remember that we are all human beings and that we all have EQUAL VALUE BEFORE GOD. (sic), read the post. Check it out!

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When I was young I was uneducated and found myself saying really hurtful things not knowing the power of my words. Racism Is still very prevalent and I want to use my voice to remind we are all human being and all of EQUAL VALUE BEFORE GOD!

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Five years ago, the popstar had issued an apology note after a video surfaced of the then-15-year-old Justin making offensive, racist jokes and using the N-word. This was reportedly seen in a footage shot during the filming of his 2011 doc ‘ Justin Bieber : Never Say Never’. “As a young man, I didn’t understand the power of certain words and how they can hurt. I thought it was OK to repeat hurtful words and jokes, but didn’t realise at the time that it wasn’t funny and that in fact my actions were continuing the ignorance. I take my friendships with people of all cultures very seriously and I apologise for offending or hurting anyone with my childish and inexcusable mistake (sic),” he had then said in the statement.

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