Roseanne barr and valerie jarrett
- Roseanne Barr to Valerie Jarrett: “I’m So Sorry That You Thought I Was Racist”
- Roseanne Barr says Sara Gilbert ‘destroyed her life’ with Valerie Jarrett tweet
- Valerie Jarrett Says She's 'Fine' After Roseanne Barr's Racist Tweet: 'Roseanne Who?'
Roseanne Barr to Valerie Jarrett: “I’m So Sorry That You Thought I Was Racist”
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A ctor Roseanne Barr attempted to defend Thursday a comment she made about Valerie Jarrett in May as not racially motivated or meant as an attack on African-Americans — because she thought the Obama administration official was from the Middle East. Then they called me," referring to the tweet and ABC's response. My boyfriend saw it. I was like, 'What? I assumed because she was from Iran," Barr added. Jarrett was born in Iran to American parents.
By Lisa de Moraes. It was political. I never meant that. And for that I apologize. Hannity needs to update his barbershop-quartet hairstyle too, the comic threw in, telling him to stop parting his hair in the middle. Hannity reminded her to tell viewers she had sent the tweet at AM.
Sitcom star Roseanne Barr apologized on Tuesday for her racist tweet about Valerie Jarrett, in which she says the former Obama administration adviser is a product of the Muslim Brotherhood and Planet of the Apes. She also said she is leaving Twitter. I am now leaving Twitter.
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Valerie Jarrett, the former adviser to President Barack Obama who was the subject of an offensive tweet by Roseanne Barr earlier this year, responded Wednesday to a recent video posted on YouTube of the actress again trying to explain the social-media post. In a video posted Thursday to Barr's YouTube page, the comedic actress discussed the racist tweet she posted in May about Jarrett, who is African American, that prompted the cancellation of her self-titled sitcom. In the tweet, Barr said that Jarrett was the product of a combination of "Planet of the Apes" and the Muslim Brotherhood. Barr quickly deleted the tweet but the fallout was immediate. I'm trying to talk about Valerie Jarrett wrote the Iran deal," Barr says in the video posted last week. I thought the b was white! F," Barr screams in the video.
Valerie Jarrett served as the senior advisor to former President Barrack Obama from until While promoting her memoir, Jarrett made an appearance on Power Valerie Jarrett was born on November 14, , in Iran. She moved to America around the age of five so her dad could become a doctor. Jarrett campaigned for Harold Washington to become the first black mayor of Chicago. She credits this experience to what first piqued her interest in politics. Jarrett was a successful lawyer for a corporate firm, but she was not happy.
Roseanne Barr says Sara Gilbert ‘destroyed her life’ with Valerie Jarrett tweet
Valerie Jarrett on Roseanne Barr’s Racist Tweet: ‘I’m Fine’
Valerie Jarrett Says She's 'Fine' After Roseanne Barr's Racist Tweet: 'Roseanne Who?'
Valerie Jarrett , a onetime adviser to former President Barack Obama, wants to turn a racist tweet aimed at her by Roseanne Barr into "a teaching moment," she said. Within 12 hours, however, the Disney Co. Jarrett, 61, said Bob Iger , chief executive of ABC's parent company, Disney, called her before the announcement was made to apologize. Jarrett, who was born in Iran to American parents and raised in the United States, had been the target of false allegations that she practiced Islam during her tenure in the Obama administration. Without mentioning Barr's friendship to President Donald Trump , Jarrett implied that controversial comments from the sitting president, which have included name-calling and belittling critics on Twitter, have emboldened some of his supporters to follow his lead. Our government is only going to be as good as we make it be. Jarrett noted that the brouhaha over Barr's tweet came on the same day that , Starbucks employees were undergoing implicit-bias training that stemmed from an incident in April in which two African-American men were arrested at a Philadelphia Starbucks for occupying a table without making a purchase.
Roseanne Barr sits down for an interview on 'Hannity' after being fired from the 'Roseanne' reboot. Roseanne Barr , the embroiled television star whose namesake show was canceled after she tweeted racist sentiments about a former Obama administration official, said Thursday night that she's not a racist. Speaking in her first national television interview since the scandal, Barr told Fox News' Sean Hannity that she was "so sad that people thought" her tweets about Valerie Jarrett were "racist. The television star followed-up with an apology to Jarrett and "all Americans Roseanne Barr retweeted a negative comment about former Obama aide Valerie Jarrett, shortly after vowing that she was ready to make amends for 'the pain I have caused. Barr also addressed Jarrett directly and apologized for the tweets, advocating for a broader dialogue on race relations. She also claimed that her contract with ABC protected her from any mistakes she were to possibly make.