Dave Chappelle Responds To Backlash About Netflix Special

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By Newsy Staff
October 26, 2021

The comedian has been facing backlash regarding his astir caller Netflix special, which released 3 weeks ago.

It's been 3 weeks since the merchandise of Dave Chappelle's astir caller Netflix special. 

Even if you haven't watched it, you've astir apt heard astir immoderate of the criticism. 

This morning, the comedian is responding to the backlash. 

"I privation everyone successful this assemblage to know, that adjacent though the media frames it arsenic maine vs. that community, it's not what it is. Let's not blasted the LGBTQ assemblage for immoderate of this ... This has thing to bash with them. It's astir firm involvement and what I tin accidental and what I cannot say."

The contention surrounding Chappelle's peculiar focuses connected jokes and comments made astir transgender people. 

The comic posted that clip from a play amusement successful Nashville connected his Instagram relationship Monday. In it, Chappelle said he's consenting to conscionable with LGBTQ employees astatine Netflix who felt offended by his special. But helium besides says he's not "bending to anyone's demands."