Holocaust, Jews. Slavery is blacks.
T.I., real name Clifford Joseph Harris Jr., then told him: "Your intentions from what you tell me are pure, but the direction that you took to get there is a bit unorthodox and some people would say thoughtless". "For 400 years? That sounds like a choice", said Ye.
TMZ correspondent Van took great offense and fired back. Like, you where there for 400 years and there's all of y'all?
In the snippet from "TMZ Live", West is shown asking the entire newsroom: "Do you feel that I'm feeling.do you feel that I'm being free and I'm thinking free?" It's like we're mentally in prison. Prison unites us as one race. "I love Trump. You look at Snoop Dogg who said he loved Trump but as soon as he gets in office we don't love Trump". The star was afraid people would make fun of him the way they did Rob Kardashian, who didn't attend sister Kim Kardashian's wedding to West because of his size. "I might be in that situation where it's harder for me to explain to the masses why something isn't happening that they feel the concept of a president should be able to fix".More news: Apple could ditch '3D Touch' in 6.1-inch LCD iPhone this year
"... I think I'm in a stronger place than I ever was after the breakdown, or as I like to call it 'the breakthrough", West said. His breakdown, which began during a Sacramento concert in November 2016 and continued two days later when he was involuntarily hospitalized in Los Angeles, came, he said, from "fear, stress, control, being controlled, manipulation. stressing things that create, like, validation that I didn't need to worry about as much". Kanye, you're entitled to your opinion, you're entitled to believe whatever you want. But there is fact and real world effect behind everything that you just said.
"Frankly, I'm disappointed, I'm appalled, and brother I am unbelievably hurt by the fact that you have morphed into something that for me, is not real".
West then walked over to Lathan's desk, saying, "I'm sorry I hurt you", while Lathan reiterated, "Bro, you've got to be responsible".