Post navigation Oshae Sibley, a 19-year-old dancer from New York City, was recently murdered in a suspected hate crime. 18-year-old Tyrese Haspil has been charged with Sibley’s murder, as well as identity theft and larceny from his former employer. This incident is a heartbreaking reminder of the devastating effects of hate and discrimination. Lizzo is a singer and activist who calls out bullies, but has been accused of being one herself. She defends herself, arguing that she speaks out to protect those who are unable to protect themselves, and encourages respect and understanding among all. Her advocacy for self-love, acceptance, and unapologetic representation of minority experiences is what has earned her fame.