Late pop star, Michael Jackson’s daughter,Paris, has said that she almost took her own life four years ago. The 18-year-old posted a video, now deleted, on her Instagram page explaining how different trolls on the internet had frustrated her made her consider suicide. She had made her account private at the time but had bowed to pressure from her fans to make it public again.
“I don’t understand how there can be so much hatred in the world.
“I’ve tried sticking up for myself, the whole blocking the haters thing, not reading the comments. I’ve tried a lot of things. But it’s hard when there’s so much of it.
“I don’t get why I’m such an easy target. I try to be nice to everyone I meet, I give everyone a chance,” she said.
“When I was 14 I got so much hatred that I tried to kill myself.
“I took a two year break from social media and people asked me to come back and make my Instagram public again, so I did. but nothing changed.
“I’m just tired of it and I know I’m not the only one,” she said.
See the video below:
By Adebayo Williams