Taylor Hale — the primary Black girl to win “Large Brother” — says the present actually has a racism downside, however thinks there’s a better strategy to take care of it in addition to outright canceling.
We talked to the fact present winner, who took house an $800k money prize final 12 months, in L.A. about what she made from a recurring theme on ‘BB’ recently … specifically, white contestants persevering with to say problematic issues about fellow Black rivals 12 months in and 12 months out.
Taylor says she’s positively conscious of that development however would not suppose it is distinctive to the well-known CBS sequence. Quite the opposite, she says it is merely a microcosm of American society.
Apparently sufficient … TH additionally would not suppose the racism and/or microaggressions — of which she fell sufferer to on a number of events — are a cardinal sin in and of themselves within the context of the present. Actually, Taylor says it is a strategic tactic that may very well be used to win.
What she does take situation with, nevertheless, is when individuals get referred to as out for it … solely to try to deny any wrongdoing. In her eyes, if people simply owned their dangerous conduct and chalked it as much as competitors … they’d in all probability come out on the opposite facet comparatively unscathed.
It is a captivating take … principally, Taylor appears like a realist right here — noting that racism completely exists, but in addition stating that individuals exhibiting their true biased colours in the midst of the present is not as large a deal as Twitter makes it out to be every season.
Case by case, in fact … generally contestants say/do issues that are literally cancelable — and once they do, they’re booted ASAP. Taylor says ‘BB’ handles all this nicely sufficient.
By way of how Taylor’s doing recently … test it out. She’s dwelling it up after which some!