Phylicia Rashad has gone on to reiterate her support for survivors of sexual assault following backlash stemming from her public support of Bill Cosby.
The actress had earlier taken to Instagram to celebrate Cosby’s sexual assault conviction being overturned, stating that a miscarriage of justice was corrected.
Naturally, her stance came with a lot of back and forth on social media hence, Phylicia Rashad took to her Instagram story to show solidarity with survivors.
“I fully support survivors of sexual assault coming forward. My post was in no way intended to be insensitive to their truth.
“Personally, l know from friends and family that such abuse has lifelong residual effects. My heartfelt wish is for healing.”