Bollywood actress Sonam Kapoor is one of the most vocal personalities of Bollywood, who never shy away from taking a stand on any issue and expressing her views about it, especially when it comes to feminism. The actress has always stood up for women empowerment.
However, for the same reason the actress often finds herself at the receiving end of trolling and slamming on social media but the actress knows how to give it back to trolls.
Recently, the actress found herself at the receiving end of hate on Twitter yet again after her interview didn’t go down well with the netizens.
Well, recently the actress featured on the cover of the Harper Bazaar’s magazine. She took to her social media and shared the first look of the same. She also shared an excerpt from her interview, where she talked about her career, her artistic choices and women empowerment.
Sharing the cover of Harper Bazaar’s magazine, Sonam wrote:
“For me, female empowerment is very important, especially because I’m from a side of the world where women have always been second-class citizens.”
Herek, check out her tweet:
— Sonam K Ahuja (@sonamakapoor) March 2, 2020
Soon the tweet went viral and was flooded with amazing reactions from fans on it. While many of them appreciated her for her tweet, there were many trolled her brutally on the same.
Here, check out the reactions of Twitterati on the same:
Speak for yourself sweetie.
And you might like to do a re think on those item numbers where you have to play up all those anatomical assets & still not get paid half as much as your male counterparts.
— Nandini 🇮🇳 (@NAN_DINI_) March 3, 2020
Why the hell do you all think it's fashionable to run down your own? Did your parents give you any less?What sort of mindset makes you think you can speak for so many million women out there? Don't you see them ripping you apart? #shameful
— VIN NAIR (@vinsinners) March 3, 2020
I belong to the same side of the world and in this part women are always treated with respect the only condition is the person who is treating a women should be a kind who can be treated with respect.
— prachi-kapoor (@kapoor_prachi) March 2, 2020
We never knew she come from Saudi Arabia
— Lagbhag Raaz (@i_Raaaz) March 3, 2020
Arabia and women empowerment, hmmmmm
— pratik mishra (@pratikm494) March 2, 2020
@AnilKapoor apne biwi beti ko 2nd class jese treat krta hai . Shame on u anil kapoor .. u lost a fan …fkkk
— Sir Chahal ❁ (@Sirchahal) March 3, 2020
We belong to your side of the world, we bow again & again to that goddess who dwells within all beings in the form
In Hinduism, we have a tradition of worshipping divine energy as a feminine force, Shakti, which literally means "power." Age-old Female Empowerment
— 🇮🇳 Padmaja (@prettypadmaja) March 3, 2020
विश्व का तो नहीं पता लेकिन भारत ने कभी भी महिलाओं को दोयम दर्ज़े का नागरिक नहीं माना..यदि ऐसा होता तो आप जैसी सैकड़ों फ़िल्मी कलाकार फिल्मों में ना होकर सिर्फ़ घरों में झाड़ू पोछा ही कर रहीं होती।
— Abhishek Mishra (@Abhishek_Mshra) March 3, 2020
Amidst all the trolling and slamming, a Twitter user took stand for her and wrote how all the replied on her tweet proves the fact that Sonam Kapoor talked about in her interview. The Twitter user wrote:
“Not surprised seeing the replies to this tweet. When will this end!”
Here, check out his Tweet:
The tweet soon caught Sonam Kapoor’s attention and she came up with a brilliant reply that read:
“Now that the blatant sexism, classism and racism has started it won’t. They are blind and ignorant. Akin to nazis.”
Here, check out her reply:
Now that the blatant sexism, classism and racism has started it won’t. They are blind and ignorant. Akin to nazis.
— Sonam K Ahuja (@sonamakapoor) March 3, 2020