WATER COOLER TALK: SNL Comic Leslie Jones Is Under Fire For Slavery Joke… Is It Ever Ok To Make a Slavery Joke?

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“Saturday Night Live” writer Leslie Jones landed in hot water after performing a Weekend Update segment where she joked she’d be the “number one slave draft pick.”

Many other comedians have done it including Richard Pryor and Dave Chappelle.  Is it okay to ever make a joke around slavery?

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Source: NewsOne

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