Atonement is a process, and we believe that he has demonstrated enough credibility to allow the process to unfold.
A quick review of comments made by predominantly black actors, athletes and musicians reveals that the time-tested tradition of blaming the Jews when things get tough has not gone out of style.
Today, he posted his review on Instagram, calling the book “an insightful and powerful read.”
"To call the Jewish people oppressors with everything that we had to overcome over all these years is wrong in every level."
But Cannon did not directly disavow the antisemitic rhetoric of Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan.
Former NBA player Stephen Jackson slammed Barkley for his remarks, stating "I know what I said, so keep my name out of your mouth. However you feel, I honestly don't give a f**k."
"Lionsgate and Debmar-Mercury condemn antisemitism, racism and hate speech," the statement continued. "It runs counter to everything we stand for."
"I have decided to take some time away from my radio show so I can commit myself to deeper, more thorough reflection and education."
"Nick Cannon demonstrated a callous disregard for basic human decency and religious tolerance."