For guests who dare to appear on the comedian’s Instagram Live show, the question is not if you are racist, but how

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Ziwe Fumudoh performs during the Movement Voter Project comedy benefit at The Bell House on October 24, 2018 in New York City. Photo: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for Movement Voter Project

By E. Alex Jung

“I get wild DMs,” Ziwe Fumudoh tells me as she scrolls through her phone. There are suggestions for guests on her Instagram Live show, where she asks subjects discomfiting questions about race: Candace Owens (“I could see it working in studio”), Rachel Dolezal (“The time to talk to her was 2015!”), …



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