March 4, 2024

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Acting legend Brigitte Bardot was fined for racial abuse after saying native Indian Ocean islanders have ‘savage genes’

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French actress Brigitte Bardot was fined €20,000, or about $23,100, for calling the people of French Island La Reunion “savages,” according to the Telegraph

In a 2019 letter, the film star described the Reunionese as “natives who still have savage genes,” Société reported.

Her comment was in response to how people of the French Indian Ocean island treat animals.