Kanye West has caught some controversy after telling a crowd in San Jose, CA that he admired Donald Trump’s election campaign and would have voted for him.
The rapper told the crowd:
Kanye even went on to reiterate his plan to run for president in 2020 – saying he would use Trump’s campaign model as his inspiration (so lots of insulting women, the LGBT community and various minority groups and ethnicities around America?).
West tried to explain what he found so great about Trump’s campaign:
He added that Trump’s political style wasn’t just “entertaining” but:
Kanye went on:
Where do we even start with this?
Firstly, not voting. Perhaps Kanye has forgotten the massive struggle that went in to ensuring that he has the right to vote? Then to dismiss racism in this current climate? Maybe that is fine for Kanye to say, given how his wealth, fame and status should serve to shield him from the worst of it. As for his admiration for Trump, we suppose Kanye must have a thing for privileged people who spout sh*t to the media…
You really could go off some people, couldn’t you?
Anyhow, if you want to check out what Kanye said for yourself, you can see it below:
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