Kelvin “Brother Nature” Peña Apologizes After Old Racist &Anti Semitic Tweets Surface
Kelvin Peña, dubbed by social media as “Brother Nature”, is known for his viral videos that showcase him amongst wildlife, feeding the animals and giving them nicknames. His social media fame is in its infancy, however, the 20-year-old came under fire over the weekend after Twitter users dug up old racist, sexist and anti-Semitic tweets he posted in 2012.
The tweets, which would have been posted when Peña was 13 or 14, paid homage to “Hitler”, referenced domestic violence and used the word “coons”.
As a result of the tweets, Twitter users attempted to “cancel” Peña. The social media star took to social media to issue an apology. In his apology, Peña says that he joined Twitter at the age of 12 as an impressionable young boy. He also asked for forgiveness from all that his adolescent tweets may have hurt. Read his statement below.