Whoopi Goldberg has said “Sorry” after being trolled on social media. Earlier, she said that the Holocaust was “not about race.” The US actress and a host Whoopi Goldberg have issued “sincerest apologies” after saying the Holocaust “isn’t about race”. The View presenter mentioned Jewish individuals all over the world have “all the time had my help” in an announcement following a backlash to her remarks online.
Goldberg, who co-hosts The View on ABC, mentioned the historic atrocity was about “man’s inhumanity to man”. She made the feedback on the present throughout a dialogue a couple of Tennessee college board’s choice to ban Pulitzer prize-winning Holocaust graphic novel, Maus. In an announcement posted on Twitter, she mentioned:
On right this moment’s present I mentioned the Holocaust ‘is just not about race, however about man’s inhumanity to man’. I ought to have mentioned it’s about each.
“As Jonathan Greenblatt from of 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.
“The Jewish people around the world have always had my support and that will never (waver). I am sorry for the hurt I have caused.
“Written with my sincerest apologies. Whoopi Goldberg.”