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Jemele Hill's Tweet About Britt McHenry Is Going Viral

Jemele Hill talking on ESPN.

Jemele Hill has weighed in on the tweet that former ESPN reporter Britt McHenry deleted on Friday. The tweet was about McHenry's demotion at the Worldwide Leader.

McHenry, who was part of ESPN's mass layoffs in 2017, tweeted and then deleted that she was demoted at the Worldwide Leader because she is white. Deadspin first uncovered the deleted tweet, which was deleted shortly after it was posted.

The screenshot of the apparent tweet can be seen below:

Several outlets have written up the deleted tweet. Complex tweeted out this story earlier this morning, which prompted the response from Hill:

McHenry has yet to respond. A response is likely going to come at some point, though. Stay tuned.