Rapper Kanye West rang in 2019 on Monday by writing pro-Trump sentiments on Twitter which resulted in him being on the receiving end of vicious attacks, many of which used racial slurs.
"Trump all day," West tweeted, adding: "Just so in 2019 you know where I stand."
Trump all day— ye (@kanyewest) January 1, 2019
Just so in 2019 you know where I stand— ye (@kanyewest) January 1, 2019
One of my favorite of many things about what the Trump hat represents to me is that people can’t tell me what to do because I’m black— ye (@kanyewest) January 1, 2019
From now on I’m performing with my mutherfucking hat on 🐉🐉🐉— ye (@kanyewest) January 1, 2019
The left jumped in immediately to condemn West's statements and the right jumped in to defend. It remains unclear if this is a publicity stunt or this is something Kanye still feels passionately about.
Last time West publicly came out in support of the president he was viciously attacked by CNN. The far-left network suggested that he was mentally ill, used racial slurs to attack him, used his wife's former lovers to attack him and used his deceased mother to attack him...