‘Everything is racist if you call it out’: The View Host Sunny Hostin Accused of Racism as Whoopi Goldberg Continues to Bastardize Show With Bizarre Antics

Whoopi Goldberg is making headlines for a plethora of reasons, and not on the good side. She has been known for making strong criticisms and has recently shared her views on the departure of her former co-host, Meghan McCain. While she continues to affect the show with her tactics, The View host Sunny Hostin is now also in the headlines!

Whoopi Goldberg
Whoopi Goldberg on a talk show, The View

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The 53-year-old Hostin is an American lawyer-journalist who addressed the criticisms she got from social media. She was called “racist” online but has denied giving a response to her haters till now.

Sunny Hostin Addressed Being Called A Racist on Social Media

The American journalist-TV host, Sunny Hostin addressed Sen. Tommy Tuberville’s reparations speech in which he stated Democrats were “pro-crime.” He further shared, “they want reparations because they think the people that do the crime are owed that.” 

Sunny Hostin
The View TV Host Sunny Hostin

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She opened up about reparations stating,

“Yeah those reparations are still owed, and so to sort of try to subvert the conversation and bastardize the conversation and call people racist because you call out racism is something that I get to experience every single day on social media, thank you very much.”

She further pointed out that being called“racist” deviates one from the real issue claiming it as a “political wedge.”

“I am somehow a race-baiter and a racist because I call it like I see it, and I think it’s being used as a political wedge issue now. Everything is racist. Everything is racist, especially if you call it out.”

She further shared to look for the “definition of racism” as,

“It’s really a power dynamic. It’s not just about the color of your skin, and I think when you talk about those who committed crimes that owe reparations, those are the people who committed the atrocities of slavery, who stole land, who killed indigenous people.”

Not just the journalist, but the other republican co-hosts agreed that Tuberville’s remark was indeed racist.

Whoopi Goldberg Addressed Meghan McCain’s Departure from The View

Whoopi Goldberg
American actor, Whoopi Goldberg

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The 66-year-old American actress, Whoopi Goldberg has always been involved in a string of controversies with the recent one involving her former co-host Meghan McCain.

For the unversed, the latter was the sole representative of conservatives on the panel who walked and exited the show in July 2021. The Color Purple star in an interview with Page Six revealed having less stressful work since the latter left the show.

She shared with the outlet, “It’s calmer because nobody wants to be that tired every day,” at the New York Film Festival premiere of Till on Saturday.

Source: Fox News

Priya Sharma
Priya Sharma

Priya Sharma is an entertainment niche content writer at Animated Times. A Journalism and Mass Communication graduate from the University of Lucknow, she has written nearly 1000 articles on Animated Times and Fandomwire combined and holds experience in event management too. She has a healthy(?) obsession with the Hallyu culture and is also exploring anime as well. When not working, she indulges herself in binge-watching K-dramas, playing Ukulele, and trying to seek the attention of her cute buddy, Shiro.

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