Fox News host and political analyst Juan Williams said an invitation to participate in a PBS show focusing on social justice was withdrawn after the host of the show found out Williams was from Panama.
Williams, who co-hosts The Five on Fox News, received the award for Talent Reflection of Inclusion in Television at the CultureX Conversations Awards on Tuesday. In his acceptance speech, he shared the story of how he was invited to be a guest on a PBS show about the racial justice protests that followed the death of George Floyd. Williams said the host withdrew the invitation before Williams could respond.
The show that extended the invitation to Williams is This is America & the World,