(NewsNation) — Ye, the artist previously often known as Kanye West, has introduced one other bid for the White Home in 2024.
He additionally claims to have requested former President Donald Trump to hitch his ticket because the vice chairman.
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In a collection of tweets, a defiant Ye recounted folks doubting his means to succeed and reiterated that his current controversial feedback had been proof he was keen to talk reality irrespective of the results.
Critics, nonetheless, imagine he has unfold hateful messages in opposition to Jewish folks, and referred to as out his assertion that George Floyd died of an overdose.
The crux of the controversy stems from Ye’s claims that Jewish folks management the leisure business.
In an Oct. 17 interview with NewsNation’s Chris Cuomo, Ye mentioned he didn’t “imagine in” the time period antisemitic and referred to as the document business “modern-day slavery.”
“I classify as Jew additionally, so I truly can’t be an antisemite,” he informed Cuomo.
That is Ye’s second run on the White Home. He additionally ran in 2020 as an impartial and obtained 70,296 votes nationwide.