Kanye West Says He’s Done w/ Politics: “I’ve Been Used to Spread Messages I Don’t Believe in”

Source: YouTube

Is Kanye West finally ready to take off the MAGA hat?

Kanye West has announced that he is distancing himself from politics. This news comes days after a report revealed West helped design merch for conservative Candace Owens.

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In a series of tweets on Tuesday (October 30th) Kanye said he supported things like “creating jobs,” “prison reform,” and “common-sense gun laws.”

He then tweeted about BLEXIT, Wallace’s right-wing group encouraging black people to leave the Democratic Party. West tweeted that he introduced the person who made the logo to Wallace. The designer didn’t want his name used, so, Kanye claims, they used his.

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Check out the series of tweets below.

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