TV’s Chuck Woolery Attacked Over Tweet About Nature of Racism

One-time TV game show host Chuck Woolery stepped into controversy this week with a tweet insisting that “racism has nothing to do with race.”

On Monday morning, Woolery jumped to Twitter to explain what he felt racism was all about in today’s context.

“RACISM HAS NOTHING TO DO WITH RACE,” the original Wheel of Fortune host wrote. “Racism is the Progressive Left crying out for attention. If you disagree with the Progressive Left. They consider you a Racist. They are desperate to hold on to the Black Vote.”

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Almost immediately, Woolery was lambasted by the left for his attempt to divorce race from racism.

One Twitter user snidely asked Woolery to “explain Jim Crow.” The conservative talk show host replied “Democrats.”

But other leftists jumped with both feet on Woolery’s claims.

Still, Woolery had his supporters, too:

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