Black mum of 4 kids jabs shamers who critised her for having a large family

Black mum of 4 kids jabs shamers who critised her for having a large family

- Leslie Lewis, an expectant mother of four has been critised for having a large family

- The married woman took to her Instagram page which features pictures and videos of her family and their adventures to address criticisms about her family

- Leslie Lewis highlighted the stereotype black people face for having large families and called out her shamers

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Leslie Lewis, a pregnant woman, and mother of four recently took to her Instagram page which has images and visuals of her lovely family and their adventures to handle criticisms about her large brood.

Lewis, who is pregnant with her fifth baby, revealed in her post that people were questioning how she could afford all of her kids among other comments.

Her post generated over 50,000 times and tons of comments at the time this article was being published.

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The entrepreneur and social media influencer said in an interview that she expected bad vibes, but she said that a recent comment about her latest pregnancy got her to share the post.

Lewis disclosed that a woman recently sent her hurtful messages assuming she must be on welfare and how she should be on birth control.

Lewis called out a double standard where large black and brown families as broken and unable to care for their kids while white large families are portrayed in a positive way.

Lewis uses her platform to uplift families and women of colour, and also the criticism as fuel to meet and exceed her personal and family goals.

In other stories, reported that with 6A’s, 1B and a C, from the West Africa Senior Secondary Certificate Examinations, Mavis Ayamdo Awinbota, certainly defied herculean odds to attain such a remarkable feat considering her family background.

Despite being born into an economically disadvantaged family, Mavis Ayamdo Awinbota, combined a horse-like life with her books and a leadership role to earn results that placed her among a quarter of 6As the St Joseph Seminary at Asante Mampong produced in 2019.

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