West's wife, Kardashian, visited the White House for a second time at the start of September after taking an interest in Chris Young, a man who was sentenced to life in prison for marijuana and cocaine possession after being arrested in 2010.
The rapper Kanye West, one of Donald Trump's most glamorous supporters, will head to the White House for a meeting with the president and his son in law Jared Kushner on Thursday, officials said. In clips that circulated on social media but were not broadcast, West discussed his plans to run for president and his support for Mr. Trump as he wore a red "Make America Great Again" cap.
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Their conversation on Tuesday's show quickly diverted from the topics West intends to discuss with the president (manufacturing, prison reform, gang violence, to name a few) to discussing how West suffers from mental illness, bipolar disorder, and a family who can't convince him he has a problem. "The New York Times first reported news of the meeting".
"It's so many times that I talk to a white person about this, and they say, 'How could you support Trump?"
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Swift got press for her politics as well, shedding years of silence on her views just a month ahead of crucial midterm elections to endorse two Democrats running in Tennessee, where she has lived for years.
Kanye West and then-President-elect Donald Trump speak with the press after their meetings at Trump Tower, Dec. 13, 2016 in NY. "You heard 'em. They scream at me".
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In April, Mr West, who wishes to be referred to as Ye, released Ye vs The People, a track which expressed support for the U.S. president.