Nicki Minaj Tweets About Racism Plus 7 Other Celebs Who Have Spoken Out Against Racism

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Nicki Minaj is known to unleash some pretty empowering words—or cutting, depending on who you ask. Today Nicki Minaj tweeted about racism, posting "racism is alive & well," and "some people have to put in work. others get to cut corners. we see it but don't say it. welcome to the real world."

There's obviously no way Minaj will allow being a minority to hold her back from accomplishing any mission upon wish she embarks, but hopefully she'll provide details as to exactly what prompted these messages, for the sake of awareness. Meanwhile, Minaj joins a growing list of celebrities who address racism but for the sake of brevity, here are 7 other celebrities who have spoken out against racism.

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