judd apatow and many were called Kanye West He then made several anti-Semitic comments including praise for the Nazi German dictator Adolf Hitler During an appearance on the controversial right-wing personality and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones’ infowars podcast on Thursday, December 1. On the show, the host told Kanye that he was “not a Nazi,” but the rapper went on to praise the dictator. “I see good things about Hitler too. I love everybody, and the Jewish people aren’t going to tell me, ‘You can love us and you can love what we’re doing to you with contracts.
Kanye on Alex Jones:
“Well, I see good things about Hitler too.” pic.twitter.com/9zXjtCVqdQ
– Blaze Music (@blazemusicmedia) December 1, 2022
Wearing a black mask that covered his entire face, Kanye continued to share anti-Semitic conspiracies about Jewish people and wrongly credited and praised Hitler for inventing the highways and the microphone. The rapper said, “Every human being has something of value that they bring to the table, especially Hitler.”
Later in the interview, Kanye took his comments a step further and was told by the host that he doesn’t like Nazis. “I like Hitler,” he said in a VideosAt another point, Jones referred to Nazis as “thugs” and Kanye appeared to defend the hate group. “They did good things too. We have to stop denigrating Nazis all the time,” he said. podcast“I love the Jewish people, but I love nazis too,
Following the controversial statements, several celebrities spoke out against Kanye and antisemitism, condemning his harmful rhetoric and his appearance on the podcast.
Kanye literally became an ass. https://t.co/9i1BTb5DQD
– Judd Apatow 🇺🇦 (@JuddApatow) December 1, 2022
Comedy icon Judd Apatow retweeted some of the posts condemning Kanye and his antisemitism. He too quote-tweet Someone shared a screenshot of Kanye and Alex Jones, which appears to have been taken from across the desk in the podcast. “Kanye literally became af*****e,” he wrote.
Fuck Kanye and everyone who keeps giving him a platform.
— Meghan McCain (@MeghanMcCain) December 1, 2022
conservative commentator and former opinion co host Meghan McCain He also called upon people to stop giving space to the rapper to make hate speeches. “F**k Kanye and everyone who keeps giving him a platform,” she added. tweeted,
It’s not what Kanye West says that scares me. Alam is that he has 30 million followers who listen to his craze over a cheerleader as the current owner of this platform. Anyone saying “I love Hitler” should not be allowed oxygen on any social platform (period).
— Josh Gad (@joshgad) December 1, 2022
actors josh gad echoed the rapper’s fears of being able to create a platform to spread his beliefs, took a small swipe at the Twitter owner Elon Musk For allowing him to access the social media site. “It’s not what Kanye West says that scares me. It’s that he has 30 million followers who, as the current owner of this platform, listen to him rave over a cheerleader. Those who say ‘I love Hitler’ No one should be allowed to oxygenate on any social platform (period) wrote,