Antiracist activist’s brazen post claiming Taylor Swift could stop ‘genocide’ gets sarcastic community note

race activist’s outraged social media post over Taylor Swift winning TIME’s Person of the Year prompted mockery online on Wednesday.aira Rao, whose organization “Race 2 Dinner” charges White women to to be lectured about their alleged racism, called the pop star being honored by the magazine,”White nonsense.”

Rao also claimed the singer could “end the genocide of Palestinians” with a single Instagram post.he White American woman billionaire who could end the genocide of Palestinians with on [sic] IG post is TIME Person of The Year. White nonsense, White violence, White love of Black and brown genocide,” she wrote on X.

The activist’s bizarre complaint fueled a flurry of mockery, including a sarcastic community note.”Historically, conflicts and wars have not ended due to Instagram posts,” the community note read. “Therefore, it is extremely unlikely that an Instagram post made by Taylor Swift will end the war in Gaza.”

The note also linked to three articles explaining various ways wars have ended throughout history, none of which included social media posts.