Helen Leathem, a resident of London, uploaded a picture of the daughter holding a placard kneeling down to the doorstep. The placard showed the word ‘privileged’ with an arrow pointing towards her with the hashtag #blacklivesmatter written on it.
The woman shared the picture on twitter in order to show their unity for #taketheknee matter.
Another user shared the tweet which immediately went viral on twitter.
A lot of people did hate comments on the post for the child does not know the meaning behind the statement.
Child abuse. https://t.co/IMYjWzUcHb
— Stefan Molyneux, MA (@StefanMolyneux) June 4, 2020
Helen Leathem is committing child abuse by poisoning her daughters mind with self hatred! https://t.co/P7fMPHOXKt
— Dick Almighty (@DickAlmighty2) June 4, 2020
One wrote that children should not get involved in such political matters. Ann-Mari Maukonen commented that shame on Helen; she should not drag her daughter into this.
The ‘Take the knee’ trend started in the USA in the corporation with NFL star Colin Kaepernick. It has now become a sign of solidarity against racism. The protests are going on all over the world for George Floyd’s death.