Chris Harrison Exits 'Bachelor' For Good in Wake of Racial Insensitivity

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The original host of the bachelor is leaving the show for good terraces hiatus from the bachelor is now a permanent departure from the ABC show the network in the show's producer Warner horizon issued a statement saying that Harrison is stepping aside from the TV franchise the statement thanks him for his work on the show and wishes him well in the future Harrison's departure comes four months after he defended a contestant after she was criticized over photos that shoulder at a twenty eighteen fraternity event with an old south plantation theme is strong defense of Rachel Kerr Connell led some to accuse Harrison of excusing racism in a later online statement Harrison acknowledged he did speak in a way that perpetuates racism I'm Oscar wells Gabriel

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