CNN’s Van Jones Calls Jussie Smollett ‘Jackie Robinson Against Homophobia in the Black Community’
Thursday, 21 February 2019 CNN Political Commentator Van Jones called actor Jussie Smollett, the “Jackie Robinson against homophobia in the black community” because of the character he played on the TV show “Empire.”
Two law enforcement sources with knowledge of the investigation have told CNN that Chicago Police believe Jussie Smollett paid two men to orchestrate the alleged assault. In a statement from his attorneys issued Saturday, Smollett denied playing a role in the attack. "As a victim of a hate crime who...
Las Vegas reacts to the Jussie Smollett case. KTNV reporter Yasmeen Hassan sat down with Latoya Holman from HRC Las Vegas to talk about the case and how false reporting a hate crime can impact the LGBT..