The couple’s three children, Future Zahir, Sienna Princess, and Win Harrison, appeared thrilled with the surprise visit. Mrs. Claus even held the newest addition to the family, baby Amora Princess, born on December 11.
“White Santa and his wife would never be in my s—t hugging my kids.”
“They couldn’t find a Black one?”
However, defenders of the couple argued that the children are surrounded by Black excellence in their everyday lives and don’t need a fictitious character to be Black.
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Another comment suggested that the focus should be on the positive impact Ciara and Russell have in their community, noting their efforts to fight poverty through education and empower youth through the Why Not You Foundation.
Amid the debate over the race of Santa Claus, some comments urged everyone to “continue to protect this black family,” emphasizing the model examples Ciara, Russell, and their children are in promoting Black excellence and giving back to various charitable causes.