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Death threats for supporting Trump: Kanye West

During a television interview on “Tucker Carlson Tonight” on Oct. 6, rapper Kanye West discussed a range of hot-button issues, including why he wore a T-shirt that read “White Lives Matter” and getting death threats for embracing the former President Trump.

A T-shirt bearing the words "White Lives Matter" was worn by the musician during his presentation of the Yeezy Season 9 collection in Paris, France, on Oct. 3.

The late Pope John Paul II appeared on the front of West's T-shirt, which features the words "White Lives Matter" on the back. Conservative commentator Candace Owens wore the same T-shirt.

Photo Source: Candace Owens Official Twitter Account

Originally, "white lives matter" was a response to the Black Lives Matter movement in 2015, which protested the killings of black men by police. Mobs vandalized police cars and property during BLM protests in 2020.

7 Oct 2022


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