Valerie Jarrett Calls 'Roseanne' Cancellation 'A Teaching Moment'
“I’m fine. I’m worried about all the people out there who don’t have a circle of friends and followers who come right to their defense.”
ABC Cancels 'Roseanne' Reboot After Star Gets a Little Too Racist About the Wrong Person on Twitter
The network dropped the series after its namesake wrote that former Obama aide Valerie Jarrett was the offspring of the “muslim brotherhood & planet of the apes.” But this was far from Rosanne Barr’s first foray into unvarnished racism.
Former White House Advisor Valerie Jarrett Reflects on Life, Politics in Upcoming Book
“I want to share the experiences, life lessons and values that have shaped who I am and my ideas for the future.”
WATCH: Michelle Obama's Star-Studded 'The United State of Women' Video
Laverne Cox, Kerry Washington, Oprah and more appear in the video announcing the June 14 The United State of Women Summit.
Kendrick Lamar Visits White House, Talks to President Obama About Mentorship
K-Dot described the visit in a new video supporting the “Pay It Forward” campaign.
Black Activists Meet With Senior White House Officials
Activists representing Campaign Zero and Black Lives Matter-affiliated organizations met with Valerie Jarrett, Roy Austin and other senior White House officials on Wednesday.