Unfortunately – at least for the the thousands who signed the petition to have Raven-Symoné fired from her co-hosting gig at ABC’s “The View ” – people are going to have to continue listening to the controversial star’s opinions.
Not long ago, the former “That’s So Raven” actress came under fire for her comments about being biased against hiring individuals with “unique,” racially-linked names. More recently her opinions on the Spring Valley High School incident caused controversy, when Raven at least suggested that the student who appears on film to have been manhandled by a police officer may have been partially responsible for the rough treatment that she faced.
The petition posted on Move.org has been signed by over 125,000 people and states the concerns of what seems to be a substantial number of African Americans. “Raven Symone has been spouting her ignorant and self hating spiel on the view for Long [sic] enough,” the petition states. Continue Reading →