NPR Writer 'Proud' of His Column Despite Facing Backlash for Urging Tom Hanks to Be 'Anti-Racist'
In his piece, Eric Deggans accuses the ‘Saving Private Ryan’ actor of making a career out of ‘amplifying ideas of white American exceptionalism and heroism.’ Jun 14, 2021 AceShowbiz – NPR writer remained defiant over his recent comment about Tom Hanks. Despite facing backlash after urging the “Greyhound” actor to be an “anti-racist” in his column, Eric Deggans declared that he was “proud” of his piece. Deggans responded to the criticism via Twitter on Sunday, June 13. “The insults and bul …
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