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Television / Barr Tweet / "Rosanne" Cancellation / Racism / West Interview (Part I) #1125266

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, May 29, 2018
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Matt Gutman) Breaking news on ABC's cancellation of "Rosanne" after a racist tweet from star Roseanne Barr introduced; Barr tweet about Valerie Jarrett &her later apology quoted; details given about the Starbucks shutdown today for racial sensitivity training. [March 29, President TRUMP - talks about Roseanne's unbelievable ratings.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper, Brian Stelter, Bill Carter) The reaction of Barr to the cancellation while the show was number one in the ratings, her prior comments, the success of the show with Barr appealing to Trump supporters discussed.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Harvard University professor Cornel West. [WEST - offers views on the spirit of Dr. Martin Luther King versus Trump & current forms of racism & xenophobia, Jarrett's reaction about racism, how Trump sets the tone in society.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Gutman, Matt;
Stelter, Brian;
Carter, Bill

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