Bill O’Reilly Defends Kanye West From ‘American Stalinists’

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Justin Caruso Contributor

Conservative commentator Bill O’Reilly is coming to the defense of Kanye West over recent tweets where the rapper expressed support for conservative commentator Candace Owens.

O’Reilly tweeted:

Kanye West ignited controversy over this weekend after tweeting support for Owens, a black pro-Trump conservative. (RELATED: Kanye West Tweets Support For Conservative Woman, Blasts ‘Self Victimization’)

Kanye tweeted:

The rapper also sent a number of tweets, blasting the “thought police” and “self victimization.”

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