ATLANTA – An Atlanta information anchor responded immediately on air to a viewer who referred to as her a racial slur in an e mail.
Sharon Reed, an anchor for CBS46, learn the e-mail on air Tuesday night time and posted it on Fb .
The e-mail says Reed must be fired for a “race baiting remark” and says: “It is o.okay. for blacks to debate sure topics however not whites, actually???” The viewer then calls Reed the N-phrase.
Wanting into the digital camera, Reed she stated she believes it is essential to speak about race and that it is a problem that had entered the Atlanta mayor’s race, which noticed a black lady dealing with off towards a white lady in a runoff Tuesday.
As an alternative of an indignant response, Reed stated she determined to let the viewer’s phrases “converse for themselves.”