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The Internet Reacts To Kanye’s Ultra-Conservative, Deeply Unsettling New Interview

It's getting harder and harder for Kanye fans to defend him.

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Late last night, Forbes published an interview with Kanye West. Although actually, maybe “interview” might be too generous. It was more like an unabashed, unfiltered ramble, in which the one-time MAGA fan raged against Planned Parenthood and declared himself an anti-Vaxxer.

Reaffirming his intention to run for President in 2020, Kanye touted a far-right platform, modelled, apparently, off the fictional country of Wakanda from Black Panther. He claimed that abortion clinics were set up by the devil, said there were chemicals in our toothpaste that distances us from God, and called Trump the first President to really get Christianity back on the table, a total lie.

Basically, it was as unpleasant and illogical a profile as Kanye fans could have ever hoped to read. And Kanye fans have been taking such a beating from their idol recently, what with his non-stop nonsense, that such a claim shouldn’t be taken lightly.

Indeed, in the hours since the interview went live, fans have taken to Twitter to share their discontent en masse.

This isn’t one of those, “Kanye is going to Kanye” things. The man is promoting far-right views, for no other reason than the whim took him.