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Yumi Nu's Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2022 cover

Yumi Nu's Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2022 cover

Jordan Peterson received a barrage of abuse after his Sports Illustrated cover comments. Photo: Carlos Osorio/Toronto Star via Getty Images

Jordan Peterson received a barrage of abuse after his Sports Illustrated cover comments. Photo: Carlos Osorio/Toronto Star via Getty Images

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Yumi Nu's Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2022 cover

‘Sorry. Not beautiful. And no amount of authoritarian tolerance is going to change that.” So commented Canadian psychologist Dr Jordan Peterson when he tweeted about the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2022 cover featuring singer and plus-sized model Yumi Nu.

The backlash was significant as tweeters rushed to differ. And it seems that Peterson can dish it, but he can’t take it. A few hours later, he announced his resignation from Twitter.


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