Tiffany Haddish Sparks Controversy Saying She’s Traveling to War-Torn Israel to ‘Have Some Fun’

Comedian and actress Tiffany Haddish has upset some fans by revealing she is heading to war-torn Israel “to have some fun.”

TMZ report She appeared on Instagram Live on Tuesday and revealed that an educational trip to Israel was planned… and then launched into a series of light-hearted jokes about her plans and what she wanted to see with her own eyes.

The newspaper reported that Haddish was heading to a war-torn area to meet her “future man” while drinking “orange juice,” and it wasn’t a mimosa after her second DUI arrest. he added.

Actress Tiffany Haddish arrives on the red carpet at the 2023 ESPY Awards held at the Dolby Theater on Wednesday, July 12, 2023 in Hollywood. (Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)

The Grammy and Emmy Award-winning entertainer also informed his 7.4 million Instagram followers that he would be arriving in Israel to witness first-hand the Hamas terrorist atrocities that took place on October 7th.

She also noted that visits to Jerusalem, Tel Aviv and the Dead Sea are on the itinerary. jerusalem post office report.

“I said I was going to see it with my own eyes. First I have to go to Israel,” she said, adding, “This is an educational trip for me. Look, I can’t believe you can see everything on the Internet. I feel like…I have to go see it for myself, and I’m one of them.”

“I’m going to go see it for myself, I’m going to go see it, I’m going to see it all, I’m going to ask questions. I’m going to see it for myself,” Haddish explained. “I’m going to go talk to people, I’m going to find out why this is happening. Why is this going down?

Reactions to her revelations were mixed.of post The report states:

Haddish’s post sparked mixed reactions from her many followers, garnering more than 66,000 likes and thousands of comments. Some respondents expressed support, including Israeli actress Noah Tishby, who wrote, “Yes, yes, yes, yes,” adding a blue heart emoji.

Meanwhile, pro-Palestinian activists attacked her planned trip. One user wrote, “The fact that you can hop on a plane and go on a ‘vacation’ in Israel, but Gaza is nearly destroyed, really gives you all the information you need.” Another added: “This is not a war, this is genocide.” A third user replied: “You’re on the wrong side of history.”

The 44-year-old comedian and actress discovered her father was an Eritrean Jew during a DNA test five years ago.

After her discovery, she embraced Judaism and celebrated her bat mitzvah on her 40th birthday with a stand-up comedy show titled “Black Mitzvah.”

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