Really?? A&E Lifts Duck Dynasty Star Phil Robertson’s Suspension After Racist Anti-Gay Comment

- By Bossip Staff Categories: Did You Know, For Your Information, In White Folks News

phil-robertson

Phil Robertson Suspension Is Over

So much for taking a stance.

According to TMZ:

The “Duck Dynasty” war with A&E is over — the network just announced Phil Robertson is no longer suspended … and filming will resume in a few months.

The network says their strong sense of integrity caused them to react quickly to Phil’s GQ interview … and after consulting with numerous advocacy groups they made a decision to bring him back.

The network adds, “As a global media content company, A+E Networks’ core values are centered around creativity, inclusion and mutual respect. We believe it is a privilege for our brands to be invited into people’s home and we operate with a strong sense of integrity and deep commitment to these principles.”

The network says they plan to roll out a new PSA campaign on their network in the wake of what happened … promoting unity, tolerance and acceptance.

A&E adds, “Duck Dynasty is not a show about one man’s views. It resonates with a large audience because it is a show about family… a family that America has come to love.”

So he makes racist and anti-gay comments and gets to keep his job? Clearly he has the complexion for the protection.

We Recommend

More on Bossip

Which NBA Rookie Did This Groupie Accuse Of Being Wack In The Sack On Twitter?

Yeezy Taught ‘Em: Are These The Most Stylish People On Instagram?

Exclusive: Don Cheadle Explains Why Hollywood Won’t Make A #BlackLivesMatter Movie, Boycotting ‘Exodus’ And Getting Pulled Over

Pure Comedy: The Most Hilarious Memes From BET Awards 2015

Comments

blog comments powered by Disqus