Anti-Semitic preacher Louis Farrakhan questioned Wednesday whether “outside forces” kept his self-produced documentary off Netflix after the streaming service blamed an “internal miscommunication” for the film being initially included on its release list.
Netflix said Tuesday that the film, “My Life’s Journey Through Music,” was never supposed to be on the list.
“Due to an internal miscommunication, it appeared to be scheduled for release on Netflix, but it is not,” the company said. “We apologize for any confusion this has caused.”
But Mr. Farrakhan’s Nation of Islam issued a statementWednesday saying Netflix caved to media backlash and decided not to air the documentary “less than 24 hours before” before it was set to air.
“The timing of Netflix’s decision — at the 11th hour — to cancel the airing of the documentary affected millions of potential viewers and raises more questions than answers,” the statement said. “In light of this untimely sequence of events, did Netflix bow to outside forces in canceling the airing of the documentary? Did media pressure contribute to this result? What do the opponents of truth not want you to learn about Minister Farrakhan?”
The Nation of Islam said it was not informed by Netflix what was the alleged “internal miscommunication.”
Mr. Farrakhan is notorious for his fiery pulpit rants against Jews and white people. A tweet by Mr. Farrakhan about his film’s inclusion on Netflix has been deleted.
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BLACK PASTOR CALLS DONALD TRUMP MORE ‘PRO-BLACK’ THAN BARACK OBAMA
This is the reason why I, a woman of color, voted for Trump. He wants to help ALL Americans.
SARAH HUCKABEE SANDERS, CNN’S ACOSTA TANGLE AT WHITE HOUSE BRIEFING OVER ‘ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE’
All these years, presidents have been intimidated by journalists. Then along comes Trump, and EFFORTLESSLY pushes back, saying the OBVIOUS, UNDENIABLE truth, and what happens? Their house of cards comes crashing down, they lose their freaking minds, they expose their true corrupt character, and they CRY AND THROW PETULANT TANTRUMS LIKE LITTLE BABIES.WINNING. It’s about time.
TRUMP AND SULZBERGER ON MEDIA BIAS
Dear Cal, you are speaking about bias. If you do not comment on President Trump having made 4,229 false or misleading claims in 558 days, you are very, very biassed.What you´re seeing and what you´re reading is what´s happening.
ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTS SAY FACEBOOK DISCRIMINATES AGAINST THEM
haha, yes, yes it sure does, go to work libs……..
GOOD NEWS FOR THE GOP, HISPANICS ARE BOOSTING TRUMP’S POLL NUMBERS
Another reason for Hispanic support of the Republicans is that the Republicans are more likely to support and defend the Christian morals and values from which this country was established.Remember, the majority of Mexican and Cuban Hispanics are a devout people. Whether Roman Catholic or Christian Evangelistic, this culture has no home in the Democrat (Socialist, Progressive) Party.
MARK ROBERTS, HOUSE CANDIDATE, CALLS MELANIA TRUMP A ‘HOEBAG’
What has happened to our country? We cannot even show respect for our first lady. Keep your thoughts to yourself Mister Roberts. You are a disgusting individual for making this comment publicly. It would be impossible for me to vote for you if I were in your District
SENATORS UNVEIL BILL TO STOP VISAS, BRING CRIMINAL CHARGES FOR RUSSIAN ELECTION MEDDLING
Garbage legislation. Useless. More than likely designed to stop any possibility of normal relations with Russia just because Trump promotes it. War must be good for these senators so long as they don’t have to go.
DAN RATHER: ‘TRUMP WILL BE PERSONALLY ACCOUNTABLE’ FOR VIOLENCE AGAINST THE PRESS
I wonder if Acosta and Rather would like to hold Obama accountable for the rise in police killings and the 5 officers killed and 6 wounded in Dallas in 2016.How long do you expect to verbally push, bash and demean conservatives before they start to push back? Just because you are being treated the same way you treat conservatives does not mean your life is being threatened.
TRUMP TO SESSIONS: STOP THE MUELLER INVESTIGATION ‘RIGHT NOW’
Rip Van Sessions should be tried and imprisoned as a co-conspirator of the coup attempt, if he can be found.
DONALD TRUMP STEELS FOR POSSIBLE GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN AMID BORDER WALL IMPASSE
We have a President concerned with American security unlike the fool Obama and the Democrats who are pro-illegals and anti-citizen/law and order.
TRUMP SABOTAGED BY HIS OWN LAWYER
.Like so many seniors, both Napolitano and Giuliani have that disgusting old-person odor that so frequently precedes full-blown dementia. The medical term is ‘Fogeystink.’ Neither should be taken seriously..
UVA PROFESSORS RESIGN OVER HIRING OF TRUMP ‘FOOT SOLDIER’ MARC SHORT
Gee, where did all the tolerance go?
TRUMP ADMINISTRATION WANTS TO ROLL BACK OBAMA-ERA MILEAGE STANDARDS
The wisecrack about auto emissions being climate changing was totally uncalled for. Only total; fools and idiots believe that auto emissions can cause any variations in climactic activity. Our planet is actually warming and has been for thousands of years since the end of the great ice age and it will continue to warm, with or without man, until it reached it’s normal temperature.
NEW YORK TIMES DEFENDS OPINION WRITER SARAH JEONG AFTER ANTI-WHITE TWEETS SURFACE
All the news that’s fit for racists. — today’s NY Times