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One More Racist Loses Job For Boldly Tweeting ‘Our Inner Ni**er Came Out Today’ While Picking Cotton

Erika escalanteA Texas woman was left without a job this morning after her racist tweet went viral.

Over the weekend, the user @Eri82185 posted a picture on Twitter of herself and a friend picking cotton with the caption: “Our inner nigger came out today”.

Twitter users quickly identified the poster as Erika Escalante, a student at Chandler-Gilbert Community College in Chandler, AZ. While many sent tweets to Escalante expressing their discontent, other users such as @XLNB, notified her employer about her offensive posts.

Hours later her employer, Isagenix, posted the following tweet:

The company also posted an extended statement on Facebook:

We are shocked and outraged by the actions of one of our interns this past weekend. Her actions and social media posts…

Posted by Isagenix® on Sunday, October 25, 2015


Many users applauded the company’s swift action, and expressed their satisfaction on twitter.

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