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Ben Carson said what? Samuel L. Jackson, Ava DuVernay can't believe he just referred to slaves as 'immigrants'

High-profile voices on social media were tweeting in shock Monday after Ben Carson, the new secretary of Housing and Urban Development, gave a speech in which he used the term "immigrants" to refer to people brought to the U.S. as slaves.  Read more.

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