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Aboriginal actress claims she was targeted in a vile racist outburst at a supermarket 

‘Go back to where you come from’: Aboriginal actress claims she was targeted in a vile racist outburst at a supermarket

  •  Nakkiah Lui, star in Black Comedy, was targeted by a racist in a supermarket
  •  The unnamed woman walked past her and shouted out ‘spot the Aussies’
  • Ms Lui was standing in line with a Sudanese family, the shop assistant was Indian
  •  When confronted the white Australian woman said ‘yep, I am a racist and proud’
  • The video, posted via Twitter, has over 50,000 with many others sharing disgust 

An Indigenous actress was left badly shaken after being racially abused by a white woman in a supermarket.

Nakkiah Lui, co writer and star of television series Black Comedy, was attacked in a store in St Marys, in Sydney’s west, on Monday night. 

Ms Lui and her mother stood next to a Sudanese family and were waiting to be served by an Indian shop assistant.

As they stood in line, an older white Australian woman shouted ‘spot the Aussies’ as she walked past. 

Nakkiah Lui, co writer and star of television series Black Comedy, attacked in a store in St Marys, in Sydney’s west, on Monday night 

Taking to Twitter to share her experience Ms Lui, 28, said that her mother went over to confront the woman and called her a racist.

But the woman only replied ‘yep, I am racist and proud of it’. 

When Ms Lui told the woman her comment was ‘disgusting’, the woman responded by telling her ‘go back where you came from’. 

Ms Lui, 28, said that her mother went over to confront the woman and called her a racist. But the woman only replied 'yep, I am racist and proud of it'.

Ms Lui, 28, said that her mother went over to confront the woman and called her a racist. But the woman only replied ‘yep, I am racist and proud of it’. 

Later, when Lui pulled out her phone to film, the woman began denying she had made any comments at all- and said she shouldn’t be called racist because she is ‘terminally ill’.

 ‘Don’t treat people like that,’ the starlet says.

‘I wasn’t abusing you, I was talking to a friend actually,’ the woman says. 

 But when the performer reiterated what she had said, the woman dismissed her.   

‘Oh, get over yourself, darling,’ the woman responds. 

 Lui said the incident left her ‘shaking’ and the ‘looks on the family and server were heartbreaking’. 

Lui said the incident left her 'shaking' and the 'looks on the family and server were heartbreaking' (pictured)

Lui said the incident left her ‘shaking’ and the ‘looks on the family and server were heartbreaking’ (pictured)

Ms Lui’s appalled followers were quick to share the video, which has since racked up more than 50,000 views.

 ‘Horrible person,’ one woman wrote.

Another said: ‘I’m so sorry you experienced this.’ 

Ms Lui added that the incident was the second time this year someone in her family has been told ‘go back where you came from’ in a supermarket.

In July, her parents were shopping the morning of her wedding when a shop attendant when a white male shopper made discriminatory comments. 

Lui (pictured) added that the incident was the second time this year someone in her family has been told 'go back where you came from' in a supermarket

Lui (pictured) added that the incident was the second time this year someone in her family has been told ‘go back where you came from’ in a supermarket

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