Kanye West talks addresses the “White lives matter” T-shirt
October 8, 2022
In an interview with Fox News,Tucker Calson, Kanye West talked about the “whie lives matter” t-shirt he wore during his fashion show at Paris Fashion week. He said;
“The answer to why I wrote ‘White Lives Matter’ on a shirt is because they do,” West said during the interview that aired Thursday.
“I said, ‘I thought the shirt was a funny shirt; I thought the idea of me wearing it was funny.’ And I said, ‘Dad, why did you think it was funny?’ He said, ‘Just a Black man stating the obvious.’” West told Carlson.
When Carlson pushed further to ask why he thought the t-shirt was a controversial statement.West said;
“Because the same people that have stripped us of our identity and labeled us as a color, have told us what it means to be Black,”
Ye also discussed about his support for Donald Trump in 2016;
He said he was told by multiple people “that if I said I liked Trump that my career would be over, my life would be over.”
“They said stuff like people get killed for wearing a hat like that, they threatened my life,” West said. “They basically said I would be killed for wearing the hat.” The interview was really lengthy ,he also talked about ex wife,Kim Kardashian,anti-abortion ,Gigi Hadid and Hailey Bieber.