Livid over Megyn Kelly’s interview with conspiracy theorist Alex Jones, an anti-gun violence group founded by parents of children killed in the 2012 Newtown school shooting has axed the NBC anchor as host of an upcoming event.
“Sandy Hook Promise cannot support the decision by Megyn or NBC to give any form of voice or platform to Alex Jones and have asked Megyn Kelly to step down as our Promise Champion Gala host,” said Nicole Hockley, co-founder and managing director of Sandy Hook Promise, in a statement on Monday night. “It is our hope that Megyn and NBC reconsider and not broadcast this interview.”
The fundraising event, which the group hosts to honor advocates against gun violence, is scheduled for Wednesday night in Washington, D.C.
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