The hate Olympian Suni Lee is dealing with over her romance would not deserve a gold medal, however her talking up actually does.
In December, the world-famous gymnast, who took dwelling a gold medal on the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, confirmed her relationship with College of Southern California soccer participant Jaylin Smith, however based on a remark she lately left on TikTok, the response to her romance has not been solely rosy.
“I do know that Sunisa will likely be judged by sure eyes within the Hmong Group as a result of her man is Black,” a fan captioned a TikTok tribute to the couple, referencing the indigenous folks she descends from. “LOVE is LOVE, it doesn’t matter what race or gender you might be. Preserve doing you QUEEN.” Lee is the primary Hmong American to make the U.S. Olympic staff and the primary to be a gold medalist.
The TikTok video has since amassed greater than 60,000 likes and over one thousand feedback, together with one from Lee herself.