23-year-old Isaiah Lee mentioned his case throughout an interview with the New York Put up, wherein he defined his motive for occurring the stage and attacking Chappelle. He claims he was offended by Dave’s materials and needed him to understand it.
Lee stated, “I establish as bisexual … and I needed him to know what he stated was triggering.” He provides, “I needed him to know that subsequent time, he ought to contemplate first operating his materials by folks it might have an effect on.”
Apparently, Dave addressed his transgender controversy that night time earlier than Lee rushed the stage. The comic talked about how he didn’t have an issue with trans folks till they took his ‘Nearer’ content material out of context and warped it.
Lee says, “I’m additionally a single dad, and my son is 5. It’s a wrestle, and I needed Dave Chappelle to understand it’s not a joke.” Plus, there have been reportedly jokes made earlier within the night time (made by an opener) that talked about pedophilia, which triggered Lee as nicely. He says he was sexually abused as a minor.
Lee additionally talked about his accidents, “They spat on me and twisted me as if on function.” He additionally talked about having the fake-gun-turned knife on him that night time, saying Chappelle requested why he did it. Lee stated, “I instructed him my mom and grandmother, who fought for his civil rights to have the ability to communicate, can be upset on the issues he stated.”
With that being stated, do you’re feeling some matters shouldn’t be joked about?