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‘That was wrong': Lewis Hamilton apologises for ‘ignorant' dress comment

Sir Lewis Hamilton has admitted that he was out of line for joking about his nephew’s decision to wear a dress during an Instagram video. Over four years ago, just after of the 2017 season, Hamilton was filming his nephew wearing a pink dress, and he jokingly shouted, “boys don’t wear dresses.” The seven-time champion likely did not quite realise the severity of those words, nor the effect it might have on transexual people, so he quickly apologised for the “inappropriate” remark. Since then, Hamilton has very much learned from his mistake. He frequently campaigns for equality and social justice, and has been a committed ally of the LGBTQ+ community. READ: Lewis Hamilton on...
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