For 30 years, the U.S. has celebrated February as Black History Month. Despite the longevity of this tradition, naysayers continue to question the decision to dedicate a month to black history. John Boyega, star of that film Star Wars: The Force Awakens, is now very familiar with those on Twitter who don't believe Black History Month should exist.
Boyega kicked off February by wishing the Twitter-verse a happy Black History Month:
Then, as BuzzFeed reports, the trolls descended:
Boyega was there to tweet right back at them:
He was shutting down every hater:
And people quickly deleted the tweets that attracted Boyega's attention:
They should've known that questioning a stormtrooper with a conscience is a bad idea.
Finn for the win.