If you’re going to apologize

Following an incident where actor Jonah Hill used a homophobic slur in a verbal altercation with a paparazzi , Hill took to The Tonight Show to offer his mea culpa.

His behavior deserves no excuse and he asks for none. He still shouldn’t have done it, but it wasn’t the worst apology we’ve heard lately.

Susan X Jane

Susan X Jane is a diversity educator, speaker, and trainer. A former professor and youth worker, she now consults with organizations looking to make sense of our current cultural shift. She thinks a lot about media and race…a lot, and writes and speaks about media…and race... and generally encourages everyone she meets to think about the way our identity shapes our experiences, ideas, and beliefs about the world. If you're reading this, she wants you to think about it too. Want to talk about it? Let's go.

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