Latina Group Demands Apology From ‘The View’ For ‘Derogatory Remarks’ About Rosie Perez

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The View is looking mighty cloudy over at the troubled ABC talk show these days. On the heels of reports the show’s new co-host Rosie Perez is on the way out, a Latina leadership group is calling the show’s executive producers out for comments made about Rosie in Variety and the New York Daily News. A group calling themselves, #YoSoyRosie is coming after producers after the a quote in a Daily News story regarding Rosie’s possible departure saying she, “is not the sharpest tool in the box” and a Variety article with a source remarking she, “can’t read a TelePrompTer.”

Both articles never revealed The View staffer which made the comments but that hasn’t stopped the group from reading the show and insisting on an apology from the producers. In the open letter HelloBeautiful’s obtained, the group writes:

It doesn’t take a genius to read into the racist and sexist…

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