Don't Come For Her: Taraji Rips a Racist to Shreds

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - FEBRUARY 06:  Actress Taraji P. Henson attends the 5th Annual NFL Honors at Bill Graham Civic Auditorium on February 6, 2016 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Tim Mosenfelder/Getty Images)

Don't Come For Her: Taraji Rips a Racist to Shreds

She's not the one.

Published June 7, 2016

Taraji P. Henson is proud of her Blackness and when one racist troll voiced his problem with that, the Empire star wasted no time reading him for filth.

Taraji posted the following image to Instagram publicly displaying her pride of being a Black woman:

While most of the actress' followers were showering her with praise and showing their pride as well in the comments, @damienglopez, who has #whitepower in his Instagram bio, found the need to rebut her personal statement.

"All women are beautiful...not just black women. Empower beauty in all women.. not just your face... #blackracist," he wrote.

Well, Taraji wasn't having it as she fired right back with a read that was sure to shut him up. Check out what she said, via TheShadeRoom, below:

#TarajiPHenson wasn't here for it today 😩😩😩 #ClapBackSeason #ReadForFilth

A photo posted by The Shade Room (@theshaderoom) on

Word to the wise: Taraji P. Henson is not the one.

Revisit the moment the Empire star made Golden Globe history in the BET Breaks video, above. is your No. 1 source for Black celebrity news, photos, exclusive videos and all the latest in the world of hip hop and R&B music. 

Written by John Justice

(Photo: Tim Mosenfelder/Getty Images)


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