Gabrielle Union alludes to her firing from ‘America's Got Talent’ during panel: ‘Don’t be the happy negro that does the bidding’

Gabrielle Union addressed her firing from “America’s Got Talent” during an event in New York on Tuesday. The actress spoke about workplace inequality and the challenges black women face in the industry during a panel for her New York & Company holiday collection. She alluded to the controversy surrounding her departure from “AGT” without mentioning the show by name.