Drake was wrong to call J Hus' return a celebration
Share This Article:
Whether you love or loathe Drake, you can’t deny the fact that he is
I personally find his love for British Culture cringy, and to use a turn a phrase accustomed to my secondary school self, Drake to me is a bit of a beg. However, my like or dislike of Drake is not the debate I want to bring to light in this article,
J Hus was arrested last June at the Westfield shopping centre in Stratford, East London. He was initially stopped by Police as they believed he smelt of cannabis, after which they asked if he was carrying anything he should not have been. This ultimately led to J Hus admitting to being in the possession of a 10cm folding knife. In response to the charge of being in possession of a bladed article, J Hus initially pleaded not guilty before changing his plea to guilty. He was sentenced to eight months in prison in December and only served four before being released last week.
I want to be clear that I do not have an issue with J Hus restarting his career, by all
Six words resonate with me from the letter: “I simply should have known better.” I believe that Drake should have known better too. I believe for him to call J Hus' return to the stage a celebration of sorts is wrong. It is irresponsible, in light of the fact that J Hus was sentenced for carrying a knife, an object which is at the centre of a growing crisis in London and the UK, an object which has taken so many loved ones away from their families in needless violence.
J Hus and Drake have been lauded across
Drake brought us top boy and Jhus back he’s definitely earned that UK citizenships— fatima (@ovotima) April 5, 2019
Drake might as well help out with brexit— I’ll be back 22/05 i’m mashing uni work to provide (@Hamzy44) April 6, 2019
- Article continues below...
- More stories you may like...
- The USA's anti-abortion laws shows men still think they have the right to make decisions about women's bodies
- Is it really right that £800 million has been pledged to save a cultural building?
- We need to talk about female sexual health
why is everyone all for drake bringing out j hus on stage (fresh outta prison)... like HELLO, there is a worrying increase of knife crime in London and you’re cheering on a guy who has contributed to the knife crime in London ??? #UnpopularOpinion— ♡ (@BiebertasticUK) April 6, 2019
Obviously knife crime is not all J Hus' fault, nor did he