John Oliver Drags Meghan McCain After Calling COVID-19 The ‘China Virus’ And She Apologizes As A Result!

John Oliver called Meghan McCain out for using the term ‘China virus’ to refer to COVID-19 only to recently show her support to the Asian community amid the scary increase in hate crimes against them. In fact, the host was so efficient in arguing his point, that he got Meghan to learn and apologize!

Meghan McCain tweeted the other day, ‘Stop Asian Hate,’ but John Oliver made sure to remind her that she is part of the problem!

RELATED: Meghan McCain Explains Why She Never Talks About Her Pregnancy Online!

The View co-host posted: ‘I condemn the reprehensible violence and vitriol that’s been targeted towards the Asian American community. There’s no doubt Donald Trump’s racist rhetoric fueled many of these attacks and I apologize for my past comments that aided that agenda.’

This came after John Oliver examined the anti-Asian events and attitudes happening during the pandemic and especially in the aftermath of the mass shooting that killed 8.

Earlier this month, Meghan tweeted ‘Stop Asian Hate’ but only a day later, she just gave the former POTUS a pass for referring to COVID-19 as the ‘China virus.’

RELATED: Meghan McCain Insists She ‘Adores’ Whoopi Goldberg Despite Explosive Fight On The View!

John used the clip of her arguing that she saw no problem with the use of the term on The View: ‘If the left wants to focus on PC-labeling, this virus is a great way to get Trump reelected. I do not have a problem with people calling it whatever they want. It is a deadly virus that did originate in Wuhan. I don’t have a problem with it.’

In response, John said: ‘Oh good! Meghan McCain does not have a problem with it. Listen not to the scores of Asian-Americans telling everybody that the term’s dangerous and offensive. Instead, gather around and just take the word of a wealthy white woman who is dressed like she is about to lay off 47 people over Zoom. It is a fine sentiment to throw up on Twitter after the fact [but] there has to be an understanding that saying, ‘I do not have a problem with calling it the China virus’ is very much giving space for hate to grow.’

He went on to make it clear that ‘The minimization of racist rhetoric plays into the harmful stereotype of Asian Americans as a model minority pitting them against other minority groups and pressuring them to swallow their experiences with racism, without making a stink. Because that’s how you earn white acceptance, and that is something that takes its toll.’

You can view the original article HERE.

Marc Forster and Tom Hanks Team Up for Remake of Swedish Hit A Man Called Ove
Happy 96th Birthday Newton Minow! | Features
An Anime Beauty With Bullying Beasts
The Tragedy of Macbeth Featurette Has Denzel Washington Discussing the Adaptation
Mitski: ‘I listen to my body. I listen to my brain and create space for myself to take a breath’ – Music News
“There was a lot about ‘00s indie that sucked”
Emma Bunton credits brief split from Jade Jones for saving their ‘amazing’ relationship – Music News
‘Hell Let Loose’ developer explains how Team17 acquisition affects game
The Hills: New Beginnings Canceled at MTV
Alex Trebek’s Hand-Picked Jeopardy! Successor Laura Coates Was ‘Told No’ by Producers
Kenan Star Taylor Louderman Talks Transition From Broadway to TV, What’s Ahead, & More!
Will Forte Set to Make Saturday Night Live Hosting Debut
Food Innovation from Water – Sports Gossip
Djokovic could be barred from French Open
Basketball Hoop For Your Trampoline
Nadal, others ‘a bit tired of’ Djokovic controversy
Book Review: How High We Go in the Dark by Sequoia Nagamatsu
Individuals Without Psychic Ability ARE Able to Obtain Psychic Ability
Jim Belushi Carries a Tune for Season 2 of ‘Growing Belushi’
Safaree Tells Fans His Kids Are Set For Life Following His Latest Move
Nordstrom Finds Its New Fashion & Editorial Director In Rickie De Sole
Best Comfortable Pants That Don’t Wrinkle 2022
Karrueche Tran’s Best Bikini Photos
The Best Pleated Skirts | 2022 Guide