Janelle Monae asks if putting voting booths in popeyes can get y’all to vote. People are saying she’s implying black people are turning up for chicken but not the polls.
Janelle Monae took to Twitter and posted that there should be voting booths in Popeyes.
She then @’ed Popeyes asking if they could make it happen:
Here’s the post:
Fans are saying that the post was uncalled for, and it implies black people didn’t do enough to vote in the last election.
People are saying that Black people actually did everything they were supposed to do that election, and the blame nor focus should be on them.
People also pointed out that white people, particularly white women voted for the current person in office.
Here are some reactions: