, who is a judge along with Usher and Priyanka Chopra Jonas
, shared a lengthy note on her verified Instagram account Tuesday that began
: “The last few days have been a powerful demonstration of real-time activism.
“Thank you for using your voices, calling me in, your accountability, and your candor,” the note read. “I am deeply listening with an open heart and mind.”
The controversy also caused many, including the former “별과 함께 춤을” 판사, to revisit the furor over her Halloween blackface costume back in 2013.
“Wearing blackface was a poor choice based on my own white privilege and my own white body bias that hurt people and is something I regret doing to this day,” Hough wrote. “하나, the regret that I live with pales in comparison to the lived experiences of so many. My commitment has been to reflect and act differently.”
Hough wrote that she has shared the concerns about the series with “the powers that be.”
“I have faith and confidence in the beautiful people that I’ve worked with will make the right choice and do the right thing moving forward,” 그녀가 적었다. “Not just for the show, but for the greater good.”