President Obama was on comedian Marc Maron’s podcast when he used the forbidden word – ni*ga to buttress his point on racism and the fact that it still exists in America.
“And it’s not just a matter of it not being polite to say n***** in public. That’s not the measure of whether racism still exists or not.” Obama said.
Although this was intentional on the president’s part, he has landed major criticism from some Africans for using the word.
Oh well, guess he should have been more careful considering his position.
Check out some tweets:
Although many are against the use of the word, others aren’t offended by it: