The Cultural Impact of Bill Cosby’s Arrest

The Cultural Impact of Bill Cosby’s Arrest
The Cultural Impact of Bill Cosby’s Arrest

The Cultural Impact of Bill Cosby’s Arrest

The last year for actor-comedian-philanthropist Bill Cosby was rife with allegations of sexual assault, and now for the first time he’s facing criminal charges. The Black community has had mixed feelings about Cosby’s innocence or guilt, leaving some feeling betrayed. Is the Black community alone in this? NPR TV Critic Eric Deggans explains the cultural impact of Cosby’s arrest. (Flickr/Michael Hanscom)