Lizzo Speaks Out on Racism After "Bigot" Guard Allegedly Attacks Her Team at Summerfest

E! Online | 6/28/2019 | Staff
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Lizzo says a racist and "bigoted" security guard attacked members of her team at Summerfest, the event she headlined in Milwaukee on Thursday night.

The 31-year-old singer and rapper took to Twitter to speak out about the incident and to ask fans for help in identifying the assailant. Officials at Summerfest later said they will conduct a "thorough investigation."

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"Friendly reminder that you don't have to say the 'n word' to be racist," Lizzo wrote on Friday morning. "That's not the sole requirement. Asking people to prove racism is another tool the oppressor uses to marginalize and discredit us."

In a tweet that has since been deleted, Lizzo posted on Thursday a video of a group of people who appeared to be festival security workers, writing, "This racist...
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