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Fox News Host Laughs With Guest About Slavery Comments
Fox News being insensitive about racism? Could’ve seen that one coming.
The latest controversy from the network comes following a guest who appeared on Tucker Carlson’s Fox News show and said African Americans “need to move on” from slavery because it was abolished “a century-and-a-half ago”.
Mark Steyn is a cultural commentator and made these comments on Thursday, during a segment discussing 2020 presidential candidates who are in favor of some sort of reparations for African Americans. During his rant on the topic, Steyn said: “Slavery was abolished a century and a half ago, nobody alive today has a grandparent who was a slave, and in that sense I think you reach a point where, you know, you need to move on.
“The reparations thing, eventually, as the decades go by, becomes ridiculous,” he continued.
Not stopping there, Steyn then went on to compare the experience of Black people in America to Canadi..