Barack Obama Charlottesville violence tweet most liked tweet in history

Vastavam web: An anti-racism tweet by former US President Barack Obama after the Charlottesville violence in which he quoted iconic South African anti-apartheid leader Nelson Mandela has become the most liked tweet ever, garnering more than 2.8 million likes.”No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin or his background or his religion,” the tweet read.It was posted on Saturday along with a photo of 56-year- old Obama looking up to a window of children of different ethnicities and races.

The tweet has been endorsed by more than 2.8 million social media users and has also been retweeted by over 1.2 million times.”It is also currently the 5th most Retweeted Tweet ever,” the company statement said.The Obama tweet became the most liked ever, taking the top spot from pop star Ariana Grande’s tweet which has 2.7 million likes.Her heartfelt tweet had come in response to a terrorist bombing that killed 22 people after she performed a concert in Manchester, England, in May.