Kanye West’s Instagram account was reportedly suspended for a later attack The daily show host Trevor Noah with a racial slur.
The rapper’s account was blocked for 24 hours by the social media platform after insulting Noah, the writing partner of Kim Kardashian’s boyfriend, Pete Davidson.
Instagram’s parent company Meta sees West’s posts as a violation of Instagram’s policies on hate speech, harassment and bullying, according to TMZ.
In his post attacking Noah, West (now known only as Ye) repeatedly called him a “k ** n” after the comic claimed that the situation between West, his ex-wife and Davidson was “terrifying to watch. “.
The phrase is described by Urban Dictionary as a black person who is anti-black.
The independent reached out to Meta for comment.
After the attack, Noah wrote a lengthy comment on West’s post, addressing the situation at length.
“There are few artists who have had a greater impact on me than you Ye. You took samples and turned them into symphonies, “wrote Noah.
“You took your pain and through the thread you turned it into a perfect performance. I thought differently about how I spend my money on you, I learned to protect my creativity as a child from the thoughts that grew up thanks to you, shit I still smile every time I put my seat belt on because of you.
He added: “You are an indelible part of my life Ye. That’s why it breaks my heart to see you like this. I don’t care if you support Trump and I don’t care if you roast Pete. However I care when I see you on a path dangerously close to danger and pain.
“Oh and as for K ** n … clearly some people graduate but we’re still stupid,” Noah continued, writing: “Never forget, the biggest trick racists ever played on blacks was teaching us to stripping each other of our obscurities whenever we disagree, causing us to split into splinters so that we never join in a mighty rod.
Kardashian filed for divorce from West in February 2021 citing irreconcilable differences and was declared legally single on March 2.
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West has made several public appeals to Kardashian to reunite their family; the couple shares four children – North, Saint, Chicago and Psalm – together.
He also repeatedly used Instagram to attack Davidson, who began dating Kardashian in October last year.
After one of his social media rants against the Live Saturday night the comedian, Kardashian told West he was creating a “dangerous and scary environment” for Davidson.
“Someone will hurt Pete and this will be all your fault,” wrote Kardashian, as seen in the screenshots West posted at the time.