Whoopi Goldberg caused controversy in 2012 when she retweeted a tweet from a Palestinian activist that said “Whoopi can you please RT that the men, women & children in Gaza, Palestine have been getting Massacred for the past week.” [sic]
She then tweeted asking for more information on the conflict, and defended her right to have an opinion on the matter.
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States of America
Profession: Talk show host, Comedian, Television producer, Singer-songwriter, Film Producer, + more
Credits: The View (1997) Being Elmo: A Puppeteer’s Journey Being Elmo: A Puppeteer’s Journey (2011) The 74th Annual Academy Awards The 74th Annual Academy Awards (2002) The 71st Annual Academy Awards The 71st Annual Academy Awards