Whoopi GoldbergFollowing a conversation on the Holocaust, during which he said that it was not about race, he has since apologized. The View.
The Jan. 31 episode featured the co-hosts of the daytime program discussing the Tennessee school board’s recent decision to eliminate the LSD. MausFrom an 8th-grade English language arts curriculum,, an award winning graphic novel about Holocaust. Goldberg, who was part of the conversation, stated that Holocaust “is not about race”, adding “it’s just about man’s inhumanity toward man.”
Goldberg received backlash for comments she made on the topic matter. Later that night, Goldberg shared her thoughts. statementUse social media.
On today’s program, she said, “The Holocaust isn’t about race. It’s about man’s inhumanity toward man.” I should have stated it was about both. It is about both. Jonathan Greenblatt from the Anti-Defamation League shared, ‘The Holocaust was about the Nazi’s systematic annihilation of the Jewish people—who they deemed to be an inferior race.’ “I stand corrected.”
She said, “The Jewish people all over the globe have and will always have my support, and that will not change.” “I am sorry to have caused such hurt.”