“I hate when gate attendants look at me like I’ve never flown first class and say “You’re in first class, lucky you!” really tho,” the 26-year-old actress, who stars as Taystee Jefferson on OITNB, wrote.
And while some took the time to criticize Brooks, others came to her defense about assumptions and racism Brooks may have experienced during those encounters.
But after Ebony magazine tweeted out their support, Brooks replied to quell the Twitter battle.
“Lol this thing blew wayyy out of proportion! Lol,” Brooks wrote