On Tuesday, YouTuber Tati Westbrook uploaded a video, known as “Breaking My Silence…,” the place she apologizes to James Charles and calls out YouTubers Jeffree Star and Shane Dawson for being concerned in her notorious “Bye Sister” video about James Charles.
“We in contrast DMs, texts, and tales of what occurred behind the scenes,” Tati stated. “We apologized to one another, forgave one another, and agreed to attend patiently till it was proper for me to share my story.”
Now, let’s get into this video and the way Tati stated she met Shane and Jeffree, they manipulated her, “gaslit” her, and finally influenced her to make the “Bye Sister” video.
She stated James supplied to be beside her on this video as a result of James deserves her first apology. “I’m actually sorry, James. I’ve stated that privately, however I need you to listen to that publicly.”
“I didn’t make my video due to nutritional vitamins. I made it on account of all of the toxic lies fed to me by Shane Dawson and Jeffree Star. James, I’m so sorry I allowed myself to be poisoned and weaponized in opposition to you.”
So, what was that data? “I used to be advised there have been a number of victims that have been going to come back ahead to destroy you. I ought to have identified higher to fall for his or her lies and manipulation. I allowed Shane and Jeffree to drive a wedge between our friendship.”
Tati stated as she began befriending Jeffree, she realized he had change into obsessive about bad-talking James. At Tati’s birthday, she stated Jeffree would say how uncontrolled James was, and even known as her the subsequent morning to apologize for James’ conduct. “All he may do is converse poorly of James Charles.”
Quickly sufficient, Jeffree had launched Tati and Shane. They frolicked, opened up to one another. “I shared that I had been the sufferer of sexual assault. I spoke about my religion and advised him how deeply I really feel for others. He shared with me that he was an empath and that he may really feel all of my ache.”
Tati stated Shane wished her to be part of Shane and Jeffree’s docuseries, which, conceptually, was going to vary due to all of the drama occurring within the YouTube neighborhood.
The 2 continued feeding Tati filth on James. Tati claims within the video that “Shane stated James Charles was a monster and that James was hurting minors.” Tati stated Shane advised Tati he was going to interview the alleged victims as a result of James wanted to be stopped.
Now, the query is whether or not Shane and Jeffree have been concerned in Tati’s career-damaging “Bye Sister” video. They’ve each denied involvement, however Tati stated “Shane didn’t simply learn about my ‘Bye Sister’ video. He supplied to assist edit it, he even supplied to design the thumbnail and assist title it.”
Take note, Shane simply denied that he was concerned within the video two weeks in the past, tweeting “Did I’ve any involvement within the video? No.”
Tati stated the evening earlier than posting her “Bye Sister” video, Jeffree despatched her an audio file from an alleged sufferer. “He advised me to hearken to the ache of their voice. The audio was clearly a small a part of a dialog. It wasn’t sufficient to contact the authorities. It was sufficient to scare me.”
Effectively, Tati’s notorious “Bye Sister” video went up and went mega-viral. James confronted backlash, Tati confronted backlash, and Shane and Jeffree “fanned the flames” on Twitter. Bear in mind how Jeffree known as James a “predator” in a now-deleted tweet?
Tati stated Shane even requested her if he may movie her within the aftermath of the video, and she or he declined. Shane then included the drama in a trailer for his or her docuseries for publicity and guaranteed Tati it will solely be one episode.
On account of the drama, backlash, and controversy, Tati stated she left city, misplaced weight, could not sleep, and suffered extra emotionally.
“It wasn’t till the collection led to September, when James Charles and I met, that I began to appreciate what had truly occurred. A couple of folks have come ahead. The items of what had truly occurred are coming collectively. Make no mistake — that is removed from over.”
Tati stated she has accrued proof in opposition to Jeffree and Shane, however she can’t share it, per the recommendation of her legal professional. “Nevertheless, there’ll quickly come a day the place we can current this proof and you can see why it’s that we consider Jeffree and Shane are liable for a lot of the harm that has been price.”
So, why would they do that? Jealousy, Tati stated. “Jeffree resented that a lot of his enterprise was centered round his greatest rival, and Shane didn’t like that James Charles wished to make a documentary. Neither of them have been pleased with standing in his shadow.”
Tati stated Shane and Jeffree denying their involvement in her video in interviews and on-line is “cowardly and defamatory.”
WOW. Effectively, to date, Shane has solely responded on his Instagram Stay, freaking out, saying that Tati is “manipulative.” He additionally says she is fake-crying:
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