Kanye West was temporarily suspended from Instagram after using his account to attack his ex-wife, Kim Kardashian, and her boyfriend, Pete Davidson.
A spokesperson for Meta, the company that owns the social media platform, told TMZ that the rapper’s posts violated their policies regarding hate speech, harassment and bullying.
West, who has now legally changed his name to Ye, posted Wednesday that he was “really worried” about Davidson. it would cause Kardashian to “take drugs” and ask the comedian to “apologize to your family for being in your family”.
The rapper also targeted talk show host Trevor Noah who targeted Kanye’s feud in the latest episode of The Daily Show, warning that the former couple’s online fight could turn violent and was “terrifying. to watch “.
In response, West posted pictures of Noah on his account with a caption that read in part: “All together now … K ** n baya my lord k ** n baya”. The racist post appears to have been removed.
West’s account will be suspended for 24 hours, which means he cannot post content, comment posts or send direct messages. The platform may seek further measures against West if further breaches occur.
Despite the suspension, Instagram users can still see West’s account and comment on his posts.
Kanye West (pictured in Los Angeles on Sunday) was temporarily suspended from his Instagram after using his account to attack Kim Kardashian, Pete Davidson and Trevor Noah.
The rapper’s account was suspended for 24 hours after he posted several posts targeting his ex and boyfriend. He also posted a racist message in which he criticized Noah, which was removed
Kardashian went official on Instagram with Davidson on Friday
West, 44, has been shooting Davidson for months. In February he included a disturbing depiction of the kidnapped comedian buried alive in the music video for his song “Eazy”.
The rapper’s antics continued early Wednesday morning when he posted a screenshot of a 2019 headline that read “Pete Davidson infuriates audiences with jokes about having sex with a baby”, presenting it as further proof that the comedian shouldn’t be allowed near. to his children.
“Yet another reason why SKETE has to stay away from my kids,” Kanye captioned the image, further claiming that Pete had “a mental breakdown” recently due to their feud.
‘Oh and no one noticed he didn’t show up to SNL because mister can I help you with meds he had a nervous breakdown after we kicked him off the internet SKETE you didn’t build for this I already blacked out the Super Bowl on you Mi I apologize to your family for being in your family. ‘
West posted a screenshot of a 2019 headline that read “Pete Davidson infuriates audiences with jokes about having sex with a baby”, presenting it as further proof that the comedian shouldn’t be allowed around his kids.
A few minutes later he shared a screenshot of a tweet, writing, “I’m really worried that SKATE will get my kids’ mom hooked on drugs. She’s in rehab every 2 months.”
A few minutes later he shared a screenshot of a tweet that read, “The way Skete used Kim’s marital status to even address Kanye was a stealing contempt for him and she didn’t even catch him.”
“I’m really worried that SKATE will get my children’s mom hooked on drugs,” West wrote in the post. “She is in rehab every 2 months.”
The social media criticism comes just three days after text messages Davidson, 28, reportedly sent to West, leaked online.
In the message thread, the comedian appeared to call Kardashian “the best mother I’ve ever met,” before taunting his West with a picture of himself in bed, who told him, “In bed with your wife.”
The Saturday Night Live star also urged his rival to meet him in person to discuss their differences, rather than airing their dirty laundry in public.
Social media criticism comes just three days after text messages Davidson, 28, reportedly sent to West, leaked online
Kardashian responded to West over the weekend on social media, asking him to “stop with this narrative” after posting a photo of an alien stuck between him and his ex on North’s backpack.
Kardashian, 41, responded to West over the weekend on social media, asking him to “stop this narrative” after posting a photo of an alien stuck between him and his ex on North’s backpack.
West, who accused Kardashian of “parental alienation”, shared a photo of the bag and wrote, “This is what was on my daughter’s backpack when I was” allowed “to see it last week.”
But Kardashian took offense at the suggestion she was holding back from letting West see their children, replying in her comments, “Please stop this fiction, you were just here this morning picking up the kids from school.”
West and Kardashian share four children: North, 8, Saint, 6, Chicago, 4, and two-year-old Psalm.