“Who, Coretta? That’s The Homie” Black Twitter Strikes Again With #CivilRightsTwitter Memes
Black Twitter is at it again, this time it’s for trending the hilarious #CivilRightsTwitter hashtag hilariously parodying what Internet beef between civil rights leaders like Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X and Huey P. Newton would look like if Twitter was present at the time.
Black Twitter’s latest phenomenon was inspired by a social media argument between #BlackLivesMatter leaders Shaun King, Deray McKesson, and Johnetta Elzie this past Sunday reports Clutch Magazine. As the three flung each other’s dirty laundry at one another, Black Twitter decided to poke fun at their argument and create memes on how past Civil Rights leaders would have navigated their own mess on the internet.
Click the following to see how your favorite Black history figure would have behaved on Twitter.