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Have you forgiven Bette Midler?

It has been about a year since Bette Midler took to Twitter to make some pretty outrageous comments. The actress went online to express her frustration with the Supreme Court confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh after a woman accused him of abuse. In the controversial tweet, she says women are the N-words of society. Folks called out Midler and accused her of minimizing racism. She deleted the tweet, and said she was angry and used a poor choice of words. Some quickly forgave her, but others remain wary. Should we forgive Bette Midler?

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Bette Midler was bombarded with tweets after her comments. According to USA Today, she said:

"Women, are the n-word of the world." "Raped, beaten, enslaved, married off, worked like dumb animals; denied education and inheritance; enduring the pain and danger of childbirth and life IN SILENCE for THOUSANDS of years They are the most disrespected creatures on earth."
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The actress said she misspoke and is an ally for people of color.

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Some found it in their hearts to hold Midler accountable but ultimately forgive her. 

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