Adam Housley is a renowned and well-reputed journalist. He has bagged several awards for his contribution to journalism like Emmy, AP, RTNDA, etc. He was also a former baseball player before making his career in journalism. He joined Fox News Channel in 2001 as a senior correspondent. He decided to leave Fox News in 2018 due to the channel’s extreme emphasis on covering commentary on President Donald Trump rather than hard-news reporting.
Adam Housley as Journalist
Adam’s career as a journalist has been highly impressive. He has captured war and reported from places like Kuwait, Iraq, Bahrain, Jordan, Persian Gulf, Pakistan, Israel, West Bank, Gaza Strip during lethal times. He was the lead reporter for Arnold Schwarzenegger’s campaign and one of the few reporters to witness the execution of Stanley Tookie Williams III. He has covered live shootings in LA International Airport, hurricanes, earthquakes and Tsunami, and suspension of New York Yankees Baseman, Alex Rodriguez. He was one of the first reporters in the world to cover the terrorist attack in San Bernardino. He obtained the exclusive video of the entire shootout and the death of the gunmen, Rizwan Farook and Tashfeen Malik.
Adam Housley Personal Life
Adam Housley married Tamera Mowry in 2011. Tamera Mowry has starred in Sister, Sister, and is famous for co-hosting The Real. Adam Housley owns Century Oak Winery, which is his family business. The couple welcomed their first child in 2012 and the second child in 2015. Thus their family is complete with a wonderful elder son and a beautiful younger daughter. But that is not it.
Tamera has always wanted to adopt a child. She had been dreaming about adoption since she was a child herself! She said in an interview that when she discussed her aspiration and dream with her husband, he not only supported her but revealed that he has wanted to adopt as well. Though they have not planned for an adoption officially yet, Tamera and Adam Housley believe that timing is everything and they might soon be ready for a third child.
Adam Housley Racist Controversy
Adam Housley was accused of being a racist and sexist by people on social media. He and his wife both suffered the backlash of people and many insensitive comments. The accusations were mainly based on the professional front of Adam Housley. He worked at a senior position at Fox News and his involvement with the controversial news channel affected his image in the eyes of the public as well. People did not even spare his personal life attacked him by offensive comments on his interracial marriage.
In a series of tweets, Adam Housley made it very clear that why he thinks that all the allegations that are accusing him of being racist and sexist, are completely baseless. He said that neither he nor his wife supported President Trump or Hilary during their presidency campaigns and election. He said that he is a man with normal habits and choices. His work at Fox Channel was not to cover political news. He was more of a reporter who had to cover natural disasters and wars. He even left the channel because he was disappointed with the channel’s priorities.
He even expressed the fact that he was beyond shocked to see that even in today’s time, people frown upon the interracial relationship. He felt that this bigoted and backward thinking is simply pathetic.
Not just Adam Housley, but his wife also came forward to defend her husband. She made it clear that all the hate they are receiving over the allegations of racism is completely illogical. She looked right into the camera during a talk show and said that her husband is not racist. She said that it breaks her heart to see people spewing so much hatred towards specific color.
We believe that it is high time that people evolve their thought process and learn to love and respect every individual.