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Bringing up the dreaded issue of race and racism in America seems to be the new thing to do when a black actor or comedian hosts an high profile event.

Larry Wilmore was no different at the annual White House Correspondent’s dinner on April 30th. Bringing up topics such as the lack of black reporters on television, the Black Lives Matter movement, and even President Obama’s white hair, Wilmore was criticized by some for his controversial introduction.

This article , published by UrbanDaily, outlines the writer/comedian’s line of fire regarding his jokes, as well as the President’s reaction to the punches thrown.

 

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