To be fair, if they're still all worked up over historical slavery, I could see being mad at the people who captured and enslaved their ancestors in the first place.
And... what does any of that have to do with anything in this thread?
I once met an elderly woman whose grandmother was a slave. It was an eye opening experience for myself. It's not as far away as people like to think and it could be argued the woman I met directly suffered by having a grandmother who was a slave.
And just think, all his coworkers will forever have to wonder if he lost them a steady paycheck. And it's not like they're great, well-known actors, and the show will forever have that association with him now so it's not going to do fantastic things for their resumes. That seed of doubt will grow into one of resentment, and if we're lucky the next time Jussie gets dragged into the street and doused in bleach it will be by...
Not acquitted. Declined to be prosecuted. You actually have to set foot in court to get an acquittal, in his case the prosecutor just shrugged and noped out.