Tito Jackson‘s son Taj, revealed via Twitter that he had been molested as a child by a relative on his mother’s side.
He also cited his uncle Michael Jackson as the person who supported and consoled him through the incident, he wrote, “My uncle was a support system for me and my mom. He wrote a letter to her that many have seen already, u just didn’t know what it was about.”
Taj began tweeting about his molestation to counter Wade Robson‘s claims against his uncle, tweeting, “That is how I KNOW Wade is lying. Because I AM a survivor.”
Adding, “I was sexually abuse. By an uncle on my mom’s side of the family when I was a kid.”
He also used twitter to blast Robson for the allegations, writing, “I will not sit back and let someone flat out lie about my uncle. PERIOD,” followed by, “What people will $ay and do for money and to $tay relevant is $ickening. De$perate times call for De$perate mea$ures. #Money.”
He ended, his damning tweets, writing:
“I hate that Wade made me do this, this way. But since my uncle Michael is no longer here to defend himself. I will. Make no mistake. Since my uncle Michael is no longer here to defend himself. I WILL. Even if that means friendships.”
Taj Jackson: I Was Molested as a Child, and Michael Helped Me Cope was originally published on blackamericaweb.com