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Kanye West says watching Jonah Hill’s film 21 Jump Street made him ‘like Jewish people again’

Kanye West says watching Jonah Hill’s film 21 Jump Street made him ‘like Jewish people again’

  •  Kanye West revealed watching Jonah Hill ‘s film 21 Jump Street made him ‘like Jewish people again’ following his anti-Semitic Twitter tirade last year
  •  ‘No one should take anger against one or two individuals and transform that into hatred towards millions of innocent people,’ he told his 18 million followers
  • Previously, Hill supported  West by attending his album release party in 2018 after he faced backlash for supporting Donald Trump

Kanye West revealed watching Jonah Hill’s film 21 Jump Street made him ‘like Jewish people again’ following his anti-Semitic Twitter tirade last year.

On Friday evening, the 45-year-old rapper uploaded a picture of the Superbad star, 39, alongside Channing Tatum, from the 2012 action comedy’s movie poster to his Instagram with a lengthy Instagram post. 

‘No one should take anger against one or two individuals and transform that into hatred towards millions of innocent people,’ he told his 18 million followers. 

The Heartless hitmaker then wrote ‘no Christian can be labeled anti-Semite knowing Jesus is Jew.’ 

West concluded: ‘Thank you Jonah Hill I love you.’ 

Change of heart: Kanye West revealed watching Jonah Hill’s film 21 Jump Street made him ‘like Jewish people again’ following his anti-Semitic Twitter tirade last year; seen in 2019

His post received more than 2.1 million likes in less than 24 hours. 

Back in 2018, Hill sang West’s praises after attending his album release party in Wyoming. 

‘It was truly a beautiful experience,’ he said, before noting that his sister Beanie Feldstein did not speak to him for a week for supporting West, who had sparked controversy for wearing a Make America Great Again hat. 

Last year, the performer received substantial backlash for writing in a tweet: ‘I’m a bit sleepy tonight but when I wake up I’m going death con 3 On JEWISH PEOPLE.

Deafcon – also known as defense readiness condition – is an alert used by the US Armed Forces to indicate how quickly the military can be deployed during deadly emergencies and attacks. 

In October, he sat down with Piers Morgan and addressed the Jewish community, before doubling down on some of his antics. 

‘I will say I’m sorry for the people that I hurt with the ‘death con’ [comments],’ Ye said on the show with the British talk show host. 

A fan: On Saturday morning, the 45-year-old rapper uploaded a picture of the Superbad star, 39, alongside Channing Tatum, from the action comedy's movie poster to his Instagram with a lengthy Instagram post (Hill seen in 2018)

A fan: On Saturday morning, the 45-year-old rapper uploaded a picture of the Superbad star, 39, alongside Channing Tatum, from the action comedy’s movie poster to his Instagram with a lengthy Instagram post (Hill seen in 2018)

Kanye West says watching Jonah Hill's film 21 Jump Street made him 'like Jewish people again'

‘No one should take anger against one or two individuals and transform that into hatred towards millions of innocent people,’ he told his 18 million followers

West continued: ‘I feel like I caused hurt and confusion. And I’m sorry for the families of the people that had nothing to do with the trauma that I had been through, and that I used my platform where you say hurt people hurt people. I was hurt.’ 

The rapper and clothing designer said on Piers Morgan Uncensored that he was only referencing certain Jewish people who he believes have screwed him over. 

Ye was pressed by Morgan on whether his anti-Semitic remarks were racist, and he says they were, although at one point, the rapper says ‘it’s not racism’ when asked about his comments.

‘When you insult the Jewish people and say you’re going ‘death con 3′ on the Jewish people, that is as racist as anything you say you’ve been through,’ Morgan said. ‘Racism is racism and you know that I think. Don’t you.’

At the time of his initial tweets, West claimed that he couldn’t be anti-Semitic because all Black people are also Jewish.

Hit film: His post received more than 2.1 million likes in less than 24 hours

Hit film: His post received more than 2.1 million likes in less than 24 hours

‘The funny thing is I actually can’t be Anti Semitic because black people are actually Jew also. You guys have toyed with me and tried to black ball anyone whoever opposes your agenda,’ Kanye insisted.

The rapper’s Twitter account was later suspended.

In a statement Twitter confirmed that West was locked out of his account.

In the interview, Ye clarified that he wanted to apologize to the Jews who did nothing wrong. West’s comments were specifically geared towards Jewish Hollywood executives for their treatment of Black entertainers.

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