Donald Trump came under fire from his political opponents, both in the White House and in the Republican Party, after he was seen having dinner with the rapper. Kanye West and Nick Fuentesa white supremacist.
Yi has been at the center of controversy recently after the anti-Semitic Adidas debacle caused him to lose most of his sponsorship within a few days.
Bigotry, hate and anti-Semitism have no place in America, not even on Mar-a-Lago
According to Trump, he has never met Nick Fuentes
Trump himself confirmed that he sat down with the rapper at his Mar-a-Lago residence, which immediately sparked a slam dunk at the heart of American politics, as was Nick Fuentes, the 24-year-old who posts white supremacist ideas on his podcasts. Present.
According to the US-based Anti-Defamation League (ADL), Fuentes is also a Jewish denier of the World War II Holocaust.
White House spokesman Andrew Bates said, “Bigotry, hate and anti-Semitism have no place in America, not even at Mar-a-Lago.”
While President Joe Biden for his part simply said, “You don’t want to know what I think of it,” he said when asked.
While the same former Trump collaborators condemned this fact
“For my friend Donald Trump, you are better than this. Even a social visitation from an anti-Semite like Kanye West and a human scum like Nick Fuentes is unacceptable. I urge you to get rid of these bums, abandon them and banish them to the home,” said David Friedman, the US ambassador to Israel during the Trump administration, “the dustbin of history where they belong.”
Kanye West doubled down on his position and announced that he would seek to run for the presidency of the United States again, this time in 2024 to succeed Joe Biden, who is embroiled in a series of criticisms of his administration. Yi said that upon meeting Trump in person, he asked him to “form an alliance to go to the presidency in which he will be the presidential candidate and Trump will be the vice presidential nominee.”
However, the idea doesn’t make much sense since in the 2020 presidential election, West barely managed to reach 60,000 votes nationwide.