Days after his initial remarks, Rutgers University announced that they would be launching an investigation of the professor and his remarks.
In a Facebook post Wednesday, Livingston explained that he returned to the same restaurant — whose owners asked him not to come back — to meet with an online critic who’d reportedly served him with death threats.
Calling his Facebook post “ironic” and “facetious,” Livingston explained that he was trying to “be funny,” but added that “there’s a serious intent behind every satirical statement.”
“There’s no such thing as reverse racism,” he told WPIX.
“So when I say I hate white people,” Livingston concluded, “all I’m saying is, ‘Enough already.