Yeh returned to Instagram on Thursday morning for the first time since he posted anti-Semitic posts, prompting a wave of backlash. Posted hours after the rapper, formerly known as Kanye WestAnd among many professions are breaking their ties with the artist.
In his first post, Ye scoffed at a fake article titled “Yeh has reportedly broken up with Kanye West.” The second post was directed at Ari Emmanuel, CEO of entertainment and media agency Endeavor. The CEO wrote an op-ed in the Financial Times after Ye’s anti-Semitic remarks, saying that “those who continue to do business with the West are misleading the audience.”
After posting a text exchange with Sean “Diddy” Combs on Instagram, Yeh tweeted, “I’m going to kill 3 on Jewish people,” suggesting that Combs supported Yeh’s recent actions. Didn’t because he was being controlled by the Jewish people.are removed.
According to Deadline, Emmanuel wrote, “There should be no tolerance anywhere for the anti-Semitism of the West.” “This is a moment in history where the stakes are high and it is essential to be open about and live up to our values. Silence and passivity are not an option.”
Ye’s response to Emmanuel was titled “Love Speech”.
“I lost $2 billion in one day and I’m still alive,” Ye wrote. “This is love speech. I still love you. God still loves you. Money is not who I am. People are what I am.”
Yeh’s comments have sparked outrage, with many speaking out about the intolerance needed for anti-Semitism. Actor Josh Gad, best known for his roles in “Beauty and the Beast” and “Frozen,” said Monday that his grandparents are Holocaust survivors, and that their “people are now under attack in a very disturbing and real way.”
“I’m going to make this super clear: Kanye West is a fierce f***ing antagonist,” he wrote on Instagram.
Companies have also taken a stand against the comments. it was one of the weekAdidas announced it was breaking a $1.5 billion deal with Yeh for rappers. TJX Companies, which owns department stores and TJ Maxx, announced that it would no longer sell Ye K apparel, and Gap said it stopped selling its YeezGap line after closing its website for the clothing line. Is.
Forbes said on Wednesday that the losses have removed Yeh from the Forbes billionaires list as his net worth rises to nearly $400 million.