New Twitter CEO Under Fire over 2010 Tweet referencing “white people and racists”

Twitter’s new CEO Parag Agrawal is under fire for a 2010 tweet where he talked about “white people” and “racists.”

Agrawal wrote in quotes “If they are not gonna make a distinction between muslims and extremists, then why should I distinguish between white people and racists.”

Michael Knowles tweeted “The new CEO of Twitter, ladies and gents.”

Here are some of the responses:

Others defended him.

Former Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey announced his resignation Monday morning: