T.I. Rejects Canceling Nick Cannon: “You Can't Villainize One Of Our National Treasures”
Written by B87FM on July 22, 2020
The consequences of Nick Cannon’s latest controversy can nonetheless be felt. Following his reported antisemitic remarks throughout an interview with Professor Griff, Nick Cannon got here ahead to apologize for his feedback. The media mogul sat down with a rabbi to debate the scandal after he was terminated from ViacomCBS and issued a heartfelt apology for his phrases. A few of Cannon’s celeb mates have come ahead to say that he should not have apologized, whereas others applaud him for recognizing his errors. T.I. spoke about Cannon on The Breakfast Membership and had sturdy feelings about the way it all performed out.
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To start, T.I. acknowledged that canceling Cannon is not the answer. “To begin with, let’s have a look at Nick Cannon’s profession and his status. Have a look at what number of Black folks he put in place and helped and obtained off of zero. Have a look at how time after time after time, he’s made contributions to the tradition,” T.I. mentioned. “You gotta give him consideration… Honest and cheap consideration. We should maintain him accountable if needed, however we will’t simply low cost and discard our folks as a result of don’t nobody else do they folks like that. Why we anticipated to throw ours away once they make a mistake?”
T.I. added, “Whether or not you agree or disagree with the apology, you don’t use it to slander or villainize one in every of our nationwide treasures. You simply can’t do this. We as a folks can’t afford to try this.” Do you agree with him? Watch T.I.’s full interview beneath.