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Kanye West doubles down on White Lives Matter slogan as Diddy comes to his defense

Kanye West stood by the ‘White Lives Matter’ slogan he wore on a T-shirt at his shock Yeezy vogue present in Paris on Monday.  

The Donda rapper, 45, posted a photograph of the long-sleeved black shirt to his Instagram on Wednesday with the caption: ‘Here’s my newest response when individuals ask me why I made a tee that claims white lives matter… THEY DO.’

Meanwhile, one of many solely well-known associates coming to the defense of Kim Kardashian’s ex-husband for the time being is Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs, who referred to as the musician a ‘free thinker’ and says his message was ‘misconstrued.’ 

‘They do’: Kanye West doubled down on his ‘White Lives Matter’ slogan on Wednesday and defined that when individuals ask why he made the shirt he replies that it is as a result of ‘They do’ 

Diddy, 52, mentioned ‘My boy is a brilliant, tremendous, tremendous free thinker’ in an interview on ‘The Breakfast Club on Wednesdy.

‘And a whole lot of instances, what he means is, like, misconstrued, you understand what I’m saying?’ the document government added. 

When host Charlamagne, 44, interjected to say, ‘You gotta cease making excuses for him’ he replied, ‘No, no, I’m not making excuses, I’m simply sayin’ if he did it, that is the way in which he thinks.’ 

Shocking the fans: Ye, 45, first wore the 'White Lives Matter' design at his surprise Yeezy fashion show in Paris on Monday

Shocking the followers: Ye, 45, first wore the ‘White Lives Matter’ design at his shock Yeezy vogue present in Paris on Monday

Free thinker: One of the only famous friends coming to the defense of Kim Kardashian's ex-husband is Sean 'Diddy' Combs, who called the musician a 'free thinker' and says his message was 'misconstrued'

Free thinker: One of the one well-known associates coming to the defense of Kim Kardashian’s ex-husband is Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs, who referred to as the musician a ‘free thinker’ and says his message was ‘misconstrued’

The rapper additionally said that individuals ‘don’t have to condemn Kanye or cancel him,’ however that he understands that the shirts are ‘very tone-deaf.’

‘I perceive white lives do matter, however it’s not that,’ Diddy went on.

‘[Black Lives Matter] was our slogan. That wasn’t our slogan to go share with no one else… Because proper now, we’re those which can be dying, which can be incarcerated, which can be left in poverty.’ 

In defense: Diddy, 52, said 'My boy is a super, super, super free thinker' in an interview on 'The Breakfast Club on Wednesdy

In defense: Diddy, 52, mentioned ‘My boy is a brilliant, tremendous, tremendous free thinker’ in an interview on ‘The Breakfast Club on Wednesdy

Misconstrued: 'And a lot of times, what he means is, like, misconstrued, you know what I¿m saying?' the record executive added, but noted that the shirts are 'very tone-deaf'

Misconstrued: ‘And a whole lot of instances, what he means is, like, misconstrued, you understand what I’m saying?’ the document government added, however famous that the shirts are ‘very tone-deaf’

‘You have to be unapologetically black and love your individuals and love your tribe first,’ he added. 

Diddy additionally revealed that he had beforehand deliberate to launch his personal T-shirt to help West, however now ‘[needs] a few days to recover from’ the ‘White Lives Matter’ design. 

Kanye additionally took to Instagram later on to troll Justin Bieber’s spouse Hailey, 25, after she defended Vogue editor Gabriella Karefa-Johnson for criticizing his White Lives Matter shirts. 

West shared a screenshot of his Google outcomes with an E! News article discussing Bieber’s help for Karefa-Johnson.

Your tribe: 'You have to be unapologetically black and love your people and love your tribe first,' he added

Your tribe: ‘You have to be unapologetically black and love your individuals and love your tribe first,’ he added

‘Wait Am I canceled once more??? Justin please let me know,’ he captioned the Instagram publish.

He additionally shared a screenshot of an article from Dailymail.com the place professor Tatishe M. Nteta said West is ‘not alone’ in his skepticism on the Black Lives Matter motion. 

He continued his posting spree, sharing a screenshot from Hollywood Unlocked detailing Diddy’s help for him. ‘God is love,’ he captioned the publish. 

In one other publish he praised DailyMail.com for being ‘actually truthful and optimistic.’

He added, ‘GOD IS GOOD I’M USED TO ATTACKS FROM HOLLYWOOD ACTORS SO TO GET SUPPORT FOR STANDING MY GROUND IS AMAZING WE BROKE THE MIND CONTROL NOBODY IS TRAUMA DRUNK NO MORE GOD IS FIGHTING THIS BATTLE FOR US.’

Trolling: Kanye also took to Instagram later on to troll Justin Bieber's wife Hailey, 25, after she defended Vogue editor Gabriella Karefa-Johnson for criticizing his White Lives Matter shirts

Trolling: Kanye additionally took to Instagram later on to troll Justin Bieber’s spouse Hailey, 25, after she defended Vogue editor Gabriella Karefa-Johnson for criticizing his White Lives Matter shirts

Not alone: He also shared a screenshot of an article from Dailymail.com where professor Tatishe M. Nteta stated West is 'not alone' in his skepticism at the Black Lives Matter movement

Not alone: He additionally shared a screenshot of an article from Dailymail.com the place professor Tatishe M. Nteta said West is ‘not alone’ in his skepticism on the Black Lives Matter motion

Ye shocked followers on Monday, when he debuted the design, and even had vogue fashions within the present sporting the clothes with the message written throughout it, a response to the Black Lives Matter motion that was based in 2013 following the deadly taking pictures of Trayvon Martin by George Zimmerman. 

The entrance of West’s ‘White Lives Matter’ shirt appeared to present a collage of pictures of Pope Saint John Paul II, with the underside caption referring to him in Spanish as ‘Juan Pablo II.’ 

Also posing with West was right-wing commentator Candace Owens, who wore a complementary model of the shirt, and Kanye’s daughter North West, 9. 

Among those that modeled West’s new design in Paris was Bob Marley’s granddaughter, Selah Marley. Selah is the daughter of Lauryn Hill and Rohan Marley. 

Palling around: Also posing with West was right-wing commentator Candace Owens, who beamed while wearing a complementary version of the 'White Lives Matter' shirt

Palling round: Also posing with West was right-wing commentator Candace Owens, who beamed whereas sporting a complementary model of the ‘White Lives Matter’ shirt

Bob Marley's granddaughter was among those who modeled West's new design in Paris as well

Bob Marley’s granddaughter was amongst those that modeled West’s new design in Paris as effectively

It just isn’t the primary time that Ye has stoked controversy surrounding race, after saying in 2018 that he thought 400 years of slavery ‘was a selection.’

Kanye has aligned himself with right-wing figures such as Owens, as effectively as former President Donald Trump, often sporting a Make America Great Again baseball hat in public.

During a May 2018 interview relating to his help of Trump, West mentioned: ‘Racism is not the deal-breaker for me. If that was the case, I would not reside in America.’

Juxtaposition: The front of West's 'White Lives Matter' shirt appeared to show a collage of Pope Saint John Paul II with the bottom caption referring to him in Spanish as 'Juan Pablo II'

Juxtaposition: The entrance of West’s ‘White Lives Matter’ shirt appeared to present a collage of Pope Saint John Paul II with the underside caption referring to him in Spanish as ‘Juan Pablo II’

It was an eventful Wednesday for Kanye, who earlier within the day accused the Kardashian household of ‘principally kidnapping’ his daughter Chicago on her birthday, as he continued to make claims that ex-wife Kim Kardashian has prevented him from seeing their youngsters.

The accusation got here as Khloe Kardashian made a public plea for the rapper to cease ‘tearing down’ her sister, after Kanye dredged up his household dispute amid the continuing controversy surrounding his ‘White Lives Matter’ T-shirt.

Kim, 41, – who co-parents North, 9, Saint, six, Chicago, 4, and Psalm, three with the rapper – beforehand denied his declare that she threw a secret birthday celebration for his or her daughter Chicago in January this year, after he alleged that the truth star had refused to inform him the place it was.

Fighting back: It was an eventful Wednesday for Kanye, who got into a public spat with his former sister-in-law Khloe Kardashian, 38, earlier in the day, as tensions erupted over his continued claims about his ex-wife Kim Kardashian and their kids

Fighting again: It was an eventful Wednesday for Kanye, who obtained right into a public spat with his former sister-in-law Khloe Kardashian, 38, earlier within the day, as tensions erupted over his continued claims about his ex-wife Kim Kardashian and their youngsters

Going at it: Kanye fired again on his Instagram web page, calling the Kardashians ‘LIARS’ and accusing them of getting ‘BASICALLY KIDNAPPED CHICAGO ON HER BIRTHDAY’

‘AND FOR ALL AUDIENCE SO OUTRAGED ABOUT MY T SHIRT,’ Kanye, 43, wrote in his newest Instagram rant, including: ‘WHERE WAS YOU WHEN I COULDN’T SEE MY KIDS.’

In response Khloe, 38, begged him to ‘STOP tearing Kimberly down and utilizing our household if you need to deflect,’ and insisted that he ‘Leave her and the household out of it in order that the children may be raised peacefully.’

Kanye fired again on his Instagram web page, calling the Kardashians ‘LIARS’ and accusing them of getting ‘BASICALLY KIDNAPPED CHICAGO ON HER BIRTHDAY SO SHE COULD REMEMBER HER FATHER NOT BEING THERE.’

Family matters: Kanye and Kim, who married in Florence in 2014, share four children - North, nine, Saint, six, Chicago, four, and Psalm, three

Family issues: Kanye and Kim, who married in Florence in 2014, share 4 youngsters – North, 9, Saint, six, Chicago, 4, and Psalm, three

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