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Gabrielle Union Claps Back at Terry Crews After He Threw Her Under the Bus by Saying He Never Witnessed Racism on “AGT” Set


Gabrielle Union just isn’t too proud of Terry Crews at the second. In truth, she feels her former America’s Got Talent colleague simply threw her below the bus.

In a sequence of tweets on Friday (Jan. 24), the actress seemingly responded to Crews’ current feedback through which he contradicted her allegations of racial insensitivity behind the scenes on the actuality competitors present.

She wrote partly:

“Truth telling, wanting change & having MULTIPLE witnesses who bravely came forward to let EVERYONE know I didn’t lie or exaggerate, really exposes those who enthusiastically will throw you under the bus, forgetting quickly who stepped up 4 THEIR truth.”

Union’s tweets come someday after Crews defended his expertise on AGT in a number of interviews, even going so far as to say that the competitors present has the most variety he’s seen on a set in his profession.

“I can’t speak for sexism because I’m not a woman, but I can speak on behalf of any racism comments,” he mentioned on the Today present.

“That was never my experience … in fact, it was the most diverse place I have ever been in my 20 years of entertainment.”

“When they talk about diversity, there was every bit of diversity on set, everywhere. I have never been in a more diverse place in 20 years of entertainment, so what can I say?” Crews added in a separate interview with Us Weekly.

In her oblique response on Friday, Union maintains that the variety was missing behind the digital camera.

Because the preliminary November 2019 report of a poisonous setting on the set of AGT involving racism and sexism had unnamed sources talking on behalf of Union, Crews additionally defined his hesitation to supply help.

“When you look at what the allegations were about, it was given by an unnamed source…So I asked my wife what I should do. She was like, first of all, if it’s coming from an unnamed source, because Gabrielle Union has not made any statement to this day about any of these allegations publicly … if she hasn’t made a statement, why would you?” he mentioned on Today.

The report Crews referenced really had a number of unnamed sources, not only one, which Union made observe of in her tweets.

When it was introduced that Union and Julianne Hough had not been requested to return as judges on America’s Got Talent, sources revealed that Union had repeatedly expressed considerations of a racist and sexist working setting and that talking up had contributed to her firing.

Union had been advised that her hairstyles have been “too black” for audiences, Jay Leno made a racist joke whereas on set, and Union and Hough acquired “excessive notes” concerning their look.

Union was particularly disenchanted in Crews’ lack of public help provided that she publicly supported him after revealing his personal #MeToo expertise of being groped by a male agent.

Crews was one in every of the first males to come back ahead about being sexually harassed in the leisure trade and was saddened that lots of his friends didn’t stand by him as he shared his expertise and took authorized motion.

Crews additionally turned a trending subject on Twitter attributable to his feedback contradicting Union and never providing the identical help she supplied him.

“Terry Crews received so much love and support from Black women. It’s bullshit the way he is tap dancing and throwing Gabrielle Union under the bus,” one person tweeted.




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