The horrific fight that took place between Kenya Moore and Porsha Stewart during Part 1 of the Season 6 Reunion of the Real Housewives of Atlanta wasn't just disturbing for reality TV junkies. Apparently, the brawl caught the attention of civil rights group, ColorOfChange, and they are not happy about it. What's more, they are blaming both Bravo and Andy Cohen.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, the group feels that Andy blatantly ignored the signs that led to the fight.
"After weeks of promoting the RHoA reunion altercation, on Sunday executive producer Andy Cohen finally condemned the violent behavior of cast members — completely ignoring the staged hostile environment that provoked the altercation and the troubling pattern of violent, stereotypical portrayals of black people across many of Bravo's black reality franchises," the group wrote in a statement.
Andy has defended himself on Twitter, claiming that he truly didn't see the fight coming, despite the fact that Kenya was waving props in Porsha's face. But, ColorOfChange seems to think that Bravo only cares about ratings.
According to the article, "The group would like to see Bravo enact policies similar to what VH1 has in place for Basketball Wives. The network and producers adopted a no excessive physical confrontations policy for the show in 2012."
Even though they weren't happy with the reunion incident, they do feel that RHoA portrays black women in a positive light most of the time. Still, they want to see an end to the hair-pulling.
"No matter how entertaining, this should be the last fight between black women that Bravo profits from," their statement concluded.
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Source: The Hollywood Reporter