LGBTQ+ Organization Supports DaBaby Performing Again, Slams Chappelle

Gwendolyn D. Clemons, the CEO for LGBTQ+ organization Relationship Unleashed, spoke to TMZ about DaBaby performing at Rolling Loud NY recently in light of his controversial statements at Rolling Loud Miami. Clemons told TMZ that her organization met with DaBaby about his comments about AIDS, and she explained that they educated him about why it was hurtful. Clemons added that DaBaby was coming from a place of ignorance when he made the comments back in July, but she feels that DaBaby now understands and is educated about AIDS. Clemons then told TMZ that she…

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Caitlyn Jenner Slams “Cancel Culture” While Supporting Dave Chappelle

Caitlyn Jenner took to Twitter to share support for Dave Chappelle in light of controversy surrounding his comments about transgender people in his stand-up special, “The Closer.” Jenner, who came out as trans in 2015, wrote, “Dave Chappelle is 100% right. This isn’t about the LGBTQ movement. It’s about woke cancel culture run amok, trying to silence free speech. We must never yield or bow to those who wish to stop us from speaking our minds.” The post featured a clip of Chappelle addressing the recent controversy and explaining that he’s open…

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Chappelle Reportedly Open to Speaking with Netflix Employees Over Walkout

According to TMZ, a representative for Dave Chappelle says the comedian is open to sitting down with Netflix employees who staged a walkout in protest of his latest stand-up special, “The Closer.” Chappelle’s rep added that no one from the streaming giant has reached out to him in the wake of the backlash he’s received over his special. This comes after Ashlee Marie Preston, who organized the walkout, claimed that she invited Chappelle to discuss the damage she believes he’s inflicted on the LGBTQ+ community. Preston added that “Dave chose not to…

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NETFLIX CEO TED SARANDOS SORRY IF CHAPPELLE STANCE WAS HARSH … But I’m Standing Firm

Netflix’s top dog is apologizing for how his words about the Dave Chappelle special may have come across to some employees — but he’s not changing his actual stance.   Ted Sarandos gave some new thoughts on the drama over at his company that’s been brewing for 2 weeks now — confessing he “screwed up” in his initial email to Netflix staffers (which leaked), where he defended “The Closer,” while also downplaying transphobic concerns. The guy says he should’ve led those emails with humanity first, and acknowledged that there were a group of…

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National Black Justice Coalition Calls for Netflix to Pull New Chappelle Special

Legendary comedian Dave Chappelle is under fire for comments about the LGBTQ+ community during his latest Netflix special, The Closer.  The National Black Justice Coalition is now asking Netflix to pull The Closer from its platform. “It is deeply disappointing that Netflix allowed Dave Chappelle’s lazy and hostile transphobia and homophobia to air on its platform,” said NBJC executive director David Johns. “With 2021 on track to be the deadliest year on record for transgender people in the United States — the majority of whom are Black transgender people — Netflix should…

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DAVE CHAPPELLE Controversial LGBTQ Comments In Netflix Special … IT’S NO SKIN OFF MY NOSE!!!

Dave Chappelle couldn’t care less what anyone thinks about his controversial LGBTQ comments in his Netflix stand-up special … Dude’s all smiles.   The comedian hit up Peppermint Club in Hollywood Wednesday night where he performed … and a throng of paps got him and his entourage on their way out. Dave’s chill despite feeling the heat following his latest stand-up special, “The Closer.” STARS AT CHAPPELLE’S STAND-UPLAUNCH GALLERY Backgrid The photogs are peppering him with questions about the blowback over his comments about the LGBTQ community, but he doesn’t answer.…

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