“To find out that anyone is feeling unheard and or disrespected on this show is unacceptable.”
Reps for the syndicated show did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
The final episode of ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show’ is expected to air in spring 2022.
“We all have to be more mindful about the way our words and actions affect others,” DeGeneres says.
“The last 24 hours have been heartbreaking,” Essence said in response to a scathing letter.