"Accused of being a racist"
"Liam Neeson is accused of being a racist."
"In a new interview, he says that he wanted to kill a black man as revenge for the rape of a friend."
"– I walked around on the streets with a baton and hoped that a ”black bastard” would come out from some pub and give up on me – so that I could kill him, " he says to the british Independent."
"if his roles in ”schindler's list”, ”Love actually” and several ”Batman”movies is Liam Neeson, 66, one of Hollywood's most popular stars."
"He has usually been a low-key, decent guy who never created skandalrubriker."
"Neesons statement in the british Independent looks to change on the matter."
"In the latest movie ”Cold pursuit”, he plays – as in most action films he made during the 2000's- a lonely man who takes to the bloody violence in order to avenge a wrong. When the reporter asks where he can find his rollfigurers anger begins Neeson talk about a private hämndupplevelse which is a few years back in time."
"– There is something primitive, god forbid that someone in your family is subjected to violence by criminals. I'll tell you a story, it is true, " says Neeson."
"Neeson: ”Ashamed to say it”"
"He recounts how a friend, who had been raped, said that the perpetrator had been black. Neeson responded then to go out on the streets with a fjäderbatong that the police and security guards use."
" I'm ashamed to say it, but I did it in maybe a week. I was hoping that a ”black bastard” would come out from a pub and give up on me or something, so that I would be able to kill him, " he says."
"When Neeson in the day looking back on the incident, he says that he think it is horrible how he thought then."
""I have never recognized it, and now I tell it to a journalist," says Liam Neeson."
"He tries to explain the reaction with his upbringing in the troubled and violent northern Ireland."
"Many are outraged after the statement. In rasmotsättningarnas the U.S. the reactions have been strong and Neeson accused of being a racist, according to the american NBC."
"– If it had been a white man, had Neeson responded in the same way? wonder Cornell L Craig, who is responsible for diversity at Pace university, in the tv channel.non Twitter increased also the voices of Liam Neeson – who in 1994 received an oscar Nomination for ”schindler's list” – should be ported from the Oscars, writes the Daily Mail."
"Recently was forced comedian Kevin Hart to say no to the job as the host for this year's Oscars, as a result of that he, eight years ago, posted homophobic posts on Twitter."