Sharon Osbourne has her own theory as to why Whoopi Goldberg wasn’t fired The view for her Holocaust commentary.
In January, the sister act Star was widely criticized after claiming on the US talk show that the Holocaust “is not about race.”
Goldberg later apologized for hurting Jewish people “around the world” and was temporarily suspended as the show’s host. She returned to the show in February.
At the time, Piers Morgan drew comparisons between Goldberg and Osbourne, who was fired The conversation in March 2021 after she was accused of racism when defending Morgan’s comments about Meghan Markle.
Speak with The Sunday TimesOsbourne – whose father is Jewish – was asked why she felt Whoopi’s comments had been treated differently than hers.
The TV personality stressed that she liked Goldberg, replying, “I’ll tell you why, because it’s the Jews and nobody cares.”
Osbourne left CBS The conversation two weeks after her clash with Sheryl Underwood, in which her co-host said she gave “racist views” in her endorsement of Morgan “affirmation”.
Sharon Osbourne tearfully defends Piers Morgan
Osbourne was accused of “gaslighting” Underwood and later apologized for the episode, saying she “felt blind” and took over her “fear and horror of being accused of being racist.”
Discuss the reaction to their own comments The conversationOsbourne recalled, “I said, ‘I’m not going out, I’m not doing anything.'”
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“I just couldn’t stop crying just thinking about all the things I’ve been through in my life and now they’re calling me a racist, that’s insane.”
During her original appearance on The view, Goldberg said, “Let’s face it, because the Holocaust isn’t about race. no It’s not about the race… The moment you make it a race, it’s down that alley. Let’s talk about what it is. That’s how people treat each other. That’s the problem.”
The Holocaust is commonly defined as the state-sanctioned extermination of Jews by Nazi Germany throughout Europe during World War II. It is estimated that around six million Jews were killed, as well as millions others, including foreigners, the disabled and homosexuals.
https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/tv/news/sharon-osbourne-whoopi-goldberg-holocaust-jewish-b2064259.html Sharon Osbourne Says Whoopi Goldberg’s Holocaust Comments Show ‘Nobody Cares About the Jews’