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Television / Barr Statement / "Rosanne" Cancellation / Racism / A Discussion #1125276

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, May 29, 2018
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's cultural critic Michaela Angela Davis, Alice Stewart, Van Jones, "National Review" editor Rich Lowry, Brian Stelter & "New York Times" columnist Charles Blow about the racist tweet about Obama adviser Valerie Jarrett from TV's Roseanne Barr. [LOWRY, STELTER, BLOW, JONES, STEWART - offer views on the right & celebrities, the quick response from TV executives, how this is blatant racism & not a joke & what is says about people clothed in dark skin, the moral collapse in American culture, the shocking firing of Barr, the revenue brought into ABC by Roseanne, the role of activism by black women, the need for the president to stand up, how Barr crossed the line, how you either fight racism or accept it: no middle ground.]
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