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Dave Chappelle Tackles Controversial Social Issues In New Netflix Special

Comedian Dave Chappelle has a new special on Netflix — and it may be his most incisive and provocative yet.

NPR TV critic Eric Deggans (@Deggans) discusses with host Femi Oke how Chappelle’s unapologetic commentary fits uneasily with the #MeToo era.

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