I hate this shit. To make the case that people weren't told everything about what was going on in their presence is one thing. To bring in the racial, classist, and completely unproven harmful gossip is just as bad as the lack of transparency 50 years ago.
I'm not going to spell it all out for you, but reading ANY of the articles that have popped up since this broad started pimping her thesis, you can see where the bating goes on.
If you see a sentence containing 'while definitive proof has not yet come to light, concerns linger' or some variant thereof, spidey senses should tingle. Same for 'appeared to target xxx, yyy.'
All Redd [Foxx] did all day was coke, grass and ****. . .
So our first network taping, name in big letters right on the set, Redd doesn't arrive at curtain call.
I go back to his dressing room, all I see is the girl doing his hair is sitting on him.
So I see her body, her dress, and his legs.
I say, Redd, don't you know we're on camera?
Redd sticks his head up from between the hairdresser's legs and asks indignantly. . .
"Can't a man relax?"
- Bob Einstein