Loudmouth rapper Kanye West was on 105.1 FM radio in New York City earlier this week. He was asked why Barack Obama was having such a difficult time executing his agenda. He told the listeners it’s because “Black people don’t have the same level of connections as Jewish people.”
It’s a good thing he’s a Democrat.
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Transcript via NewsBusters:
KANYE WEST: We don’t got it like that. When I tell you only seven black billionaires, look at marginalization, and we feel like we happy because me and Rick Ross got it made, or I got a spread outside, a couple of us, or they put a black president.
Man, let me tell you something about George Bush and oil money and Obama and no money. People want to say Obama can’t make these moves or he’s not executing. That’s because he ain’t got those connections. Black people don’t have the same level of connections as Jewish people. Black people don’t have the same connection as oil people.