Kanye West has designed a line of T-shirts that support a campaign that encourages African Americans to break away from the Democratic Party.
The shirts that support "Blexit" or "Black Exit", following the model of the British slogan announcing its departure from the European Union, debuted on Saturday at the Black Youth Summit in Washington, DC, a meeting organized by Candace Owens of Turning Point USA; The West had previously praised Owens in social networks.
"Blexit is a renaissance and I am blessed to say that this logo, these colors, were created by my dear friend and superhero Kanye West," Owens told the crowd (via Page Six). "[West] He has taken one of the boldest steps in the United States to start a conversation we need to have. "
The line of shirts designed by West, available in the colors salmon, orchid and blue of the lagoon, include the phrases "Blexit" and "We Free". The product pages also include "Designed By Kanye West."
Owens also pledged to take the "Blexit" movement to other cities in the US. UU In 2019, including the hometown of the rapper, Chicago.
Despite West's support for "Blexit," the rapper recently revealed that he donated $ 73,000 for the campaign of Chicago mayor candidate Amara Enyia, a Democrat. West also appeared, briefly, with Chance the Rapper at the Enyia rally this week.
Earlier this month, West and his MAGA hat visited Donald Trump at the White House, where the rapper delivered his now infamous tirade.