Friday saw Raven Symone add yet another controversial statement to her yearlong list of “smh-worthy” moments when she informed ‘The View’ viewers that she would not hire someone if they had a “ghetto name.” The statement set off a firestorm of articles, video responses, and other commentary on social media, even to the point the singer/actress/talk show host’s very own father got in on the action.
Weary of the criticism, Symone finally took to Facebook tonight to break her silence on the hot topic and clarify her stance.
Some say it’s too late and the damage has been done. What say ye? Read her words below and tell us: