When a mother named Kimberly Jones posted a video of her sobbing son, talking about his experiences being bullied at school, people across the nation on social media rallied around the family. Keaton Jones, 11, gained support from celebrities including Chris Evans, Justin Bieber, LeBron James, Selena Gomez, and many others after sharing his story. Keaton has alleged that children at school bully him at lunch, shoving food down his clothing, pouring milk on him, calling him ugly and making fun of his nose. On CBS This Morning, Keaton said he didn’t alert teachers or administrators because he was worried about the consequences when it comes to the five boys who he claimed were bullying him. See the video of Keaton Jones below.
Soon after Kimberly and her son Keaton were thrust into the spotlight through love and support, they were blasted over previous social media posts, with Kimberly being shown holding a Confederate flag. The family has now been facing accusations of racism, which makes people wonder about the rest of Keaton’s family. Recently, the identity of his father was revealed and Keaton’s dad is a man named Shawn White, who is currently serving time. Get to know more about White, his jail time, and connections to white supremacist gangs below.