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Chris Rock Actor responds to Jada Pinkett Smith's #Oscarsowhite rant

Chris Rock has responded to Jada Pinkett Smith latest rant on the Oscar Awards disrespecting and humiliating 'Black' flim makers.

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Chris Rock has responded to Jada Pinkett Smith latest rant on the Oscar Awards disrespecting and humiliating 'Black' flim makers.

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In a video post on her Facebook page on January 18, Will Smith's 44-year-old wife said it's time that Black entertainers need to feel powerful with themselves. "Have we now come to a place that we no longer beg for people to love, respect and acknowledge us, for what we do?"

 

 

"Begging for acknowledgement or asking deminishes dignity and our power," she added. Before adding "I'll not be and will not be watching the Oscar awards but I cannot think of a better man to do the job at hand this year than you my friend [Chris Rock], so goodluck"

READ MORE: Oscar 2016 Watch Chris Rock in 1st promo clip

 

Actor and Oscar host Rock took note of Pinkett's views and opinion and he tweeted:

 

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