Netflix Releases Dave Chappelle’s Speech Slamming Transphobic Joke Critics at Alma Mater

A new release from Dave Chappelle titled “What’s in a Name?” dropped on Netflix.

Consisting of a speech in which the comedian addresses the backlash he’s faced for transphobic material in his standup.

The 40-minute speech — which was released on Netflix without any prior announcement — took place at Chappelle’s alma mater.

The choice by the school was widely criticized due to Chappelle’s inclusion of jokes targeting the transgender community.

Chappelle also had a combative Q&A with Duke Ellington students following the release of the special in November.

During which many criticized him for failing to listen to the objections of the LGBTQ community regarding his material.