CNN's Don Lemon Apologizes For Victim-Blaming Comments To Cosby Rape Accuser

Lemon: “If My Question To Her Struck Anyone As Insensitive, I Am Sorry As That Is Certainly And Was Not My Intention”

From the November 19 edition of CNN's CNN Newsroom with Brooke Baldwin:

Video file

LEMON: I need to say something before we get to our next story. A word about my interview last night with Cosby accuser Joan Tarshis. As I am a victim myself I would never want to suggest that any victim could have prevented a rape. If my question to her struck anyone as insensitive, I am sorry as that is certainly and was not my intention.


Bill Cosby Accuser Joan Tarshis to CNN: 'I Blamed Myself'


CNN's Don Lemon To Cosby Rape Accuser: “You Know, There Are Ways Not To Perform Oral Sex If You Didn't Want To Do It”