My thoughts on the public slamming of Isiah’s parents after Harambe the gorilla’s shooting

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I have been asked for my opinion in The Mirror today about the internet attacks targeting the mum and dad of four-year-old Isiah.

The child fell 12 feet into Harambe the 17-year-old silverback’s enclosure on Saturday morning during a visit to Cincinnati Zoo .

Authorities then rushed to shoot the endangered animal dead after it was seen dragging the child around the enclosure at speed.

Since the tragic incident, the parents of young Isiah – Michelle Gregg and dad Deonne Dickerson – have been blamed for not keeping a closer eye on their child.

Read more in The Mirror here

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