Andrew Yang Defends Dave Chappelle Amid High School Backlash

Former 2020 Democratic presidential contender Andrew Yang defended Dave Chappelle on Friday after  some at the comedian’s high school, Duke Ellington School of the Arts in Washington, D.C., took issue with his recent stand-up special “The Closer,” Fox News reported.

Chappelle angered people, including the woke and LGBTQ+ community, with the recent Netflix special in which he criticized the fragility of the progressive left and defended J.K. Rowling, according to NBC News.

Rowling has been accused of being a TERF, or trans-exclusionary radical feminist, for  “transphobic” comments while continuing to identify as a leftist and feminist.

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