Kanye West Calls Slavery a ‘Choice’

Before the last one had a chance to simmer down, Kanye West caused another stir, calling American slavery a "choice" in an interview.

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Before the last one had a chance to simmer down, Kanye West caused another stir, calling American slavery a “choice” in an interview Tuesday. “When you hear about slavery for 400 years, for 400 years, that sounds like choice,” West said on “TMZ Live” after questions on his pro-President Donald Trump posts and pictures that caused a dust-up last week. “You was there for 400 years, and it’s all of y’all?”…