Kanye West Compares Dropping Deal With Adidas & Public Backlash To George Floyd’s Demise

Kanye West is at it once more.

By now you already know that the 45-year-old rapper has been dealing with the implications of his antisemitic feedback and problematic conduct as a number of manufacturers and firms have severed ties with him – together with Adidas. He additionally presently faces a $250 million lawsuit from George Floyd’s household for spreading the false declare he died from fentanyl and never from former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin pinning his knee into his neck for greater than 9 minutes.

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Now, Kanye has as soon as once more addressed his string of controversies. Talking with paparazzi on Friday night time, the Yeezy designer tried to apologize for pushing the conspiracy principle about George’s demise:

“After I see that video as a Black particular person, it hurts my emotions. And I do know that police do assault [sic] and that America is mostly racist. And I perceive that after we obtained to say Black Lives Matter, the thought of it made us really feel good collectively as a folks. Now, afterwards there was some issues the place the cash went as a way to push us to the Democratic vote.”

He then continued to dig himself right into a deeper gap by then evaluating shedding his Adidas deal and dealing with backlash for his current actions by likening it to having “a knee on my neck.” Yeah, Kanye actually mentioned that.

“So after I questioned the demise of George Floyd, it harm my folks. I wish to apologize. As a result of God has proven me by what adidas is doing, by what the media is doing, I do know what it feels to have a knee on my neck proper now. So thanks God for humbling me and letting me know the way it actually felt. As a result of how may the richest Black males ever be humbled aside from to be made to not be a billionaire in entrance of everybody off a remark.”

And his feedback didn’t finish there. Kanye additionally touched on his show of antisemitism once more, first saying he “didn’t understand I might be antisemitic till I learn a definition of antisemitism.” The daddy of 4 continued:

“I didn’t understand it was antisemitic to say I’ve a Jewish legal professional, I’ve a Jewish report label, I’ve a Jewish contractor.”

And once more, as a substitute of acknowledging how dangerous his statements have been, Kanye simply doubled down on the disgusting antisemitic trope and conspiracy that Jewish folks management the media and leisure trade. When requested if he was retracting his earlier remarks, the Stronger artist pulled up a picture of a spreadsheet of the “pink media” – who he claims are the Jewish executives working the businesses. WTF?! He mentioned:

“I’m being humbled… by me being burned to the flesh each single day, it’s truly proving what I’ve to say.”

Kanye West Compares Losing Deal With Adidas & Public Backlash To George Floyd’s Death

Kanye additionally claimed his psychological well being points had been “misdiagnosed” by a “Jewish physician” that “would have had me on remedy proper now,” including:

“If I used to be on remedy proper now, then one capsule may have been swapped out and it could have been Prince or Michael Jackson another time. However as a result of I didn’t take the remedy, I’m able to converse to you guys away from thought and transparently.”

Unsurprisingly, Kanye has not discovered his lesson even after dealing with penalties for his actions. Ideas on the most recent on this controversy? Sound OFF within the feedback beneath.

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