Tyson Fury Takes Aim at Racist Twitter Attackers
By Carl Eldridge, courtesy of The Daily Star
TYSON FURY has come out punching in a bid to KO vile Twitter trolls taunting him in a sickening race hate campaign.
Heavyweight warrior Fury, 24, is fighting back after being left on the canvas by a tirade of foul-mouthed abuse aimed at his gypsy heritage.
English-born Fury, who is homing in on a world title shot after 20 straight wins, comes from a family of Irish travellers and has to cope with a daily barrage on the social networking site.
Now he has aimed a blow at the racially aggravated rants. He fumed: “Banter’s one thing when it is about boxing – but all this racial abuse is not called for. It would not be acceptable to any other race. So why do it?”
[QUOTE=cam89;12848797]Actually that's not true at all. You obviously know nothing of anthropology or genetics.[/QUOTE] Hes spot on. As a species there is only one extant representative of hominid. If you want to say races are sub-species of humans you might…Comment by FlatLine on 12-24-2012
Fury tweeted out racist comments from his account several times before, there was even a boxing scene story about that situation during the Fury vs Johnson build up.. Fury claimed it was some relatives who were running the account while…Comment by Jedi Vader on 12-24-2012
[QUOTE=MANIAC310;12848246]Glad Tyson Fury is standing up against Twitter racism... i'm sick of it. [B]Racism against Whites isn't frowned upon like it is against other races/ethnicities. It offends me how whites are treated by the media and boxing fans. [/B] Good…Comment by MARKBNLV on 12-24-2012
I am in love with a girl who is gypsy and i will say they are the slime of the earth they will rob you kill your family for 500 dollars but considering what hitler did to them i understand.Comment by Corelone on 12-24-2012
Getting it on Twitter is pretty bad, getting it in your face is worse. I'm pretty sure he's secure in his skin, so I don't feel as bad for him as I do for, let's say, American Indians. He has…Post a Comment - View More User Comments (82)