Social Media Buzz: 'Empire' Star Jussie Smollett's Attack Sparks Online ConversationsPlay
The family of "Empire" actor and singer Jussie Smollett is condemning an attack on him earlier this week in Chicago that police are investigating as a possible hate crime. The alleged details of what happened are disturbing, and social media users are weighing in. Here & Now's Peter O'Dowd speaks with Femi Oke (@FemiOke), host of "The Stream" on Al Jazeera English.
This segment aired on February 1, 2019.