Clarifies ‘Abolish’ 13th Amendment Remark
10/1/2018 12:20 PM PDT
Kanye West says he used the improper phrase when he mentioned he sought after to “abolish” the 13th Amendment, which abolished slavery, and added … there is a higher technique to alternate our Constitution.
Ye got here into TMZ — as he promised he would — to give an explanation for additional what he intended when he tweeted on Sunday. He began by way of pronouncing the phrase he will have to have used was once “amend” — as in, he needs to tweak the 13th.
Kanye made it transparent he is been discussing it with shut pals and says the a part of the Amendment he is taking factor with is the section that permits for the enslavement — or indentured servitude — of somebody who is imprisoned.
As he informed us Sunday, he isn’t glad in regards to the truth the Constitution was once drawn up only by way of white males — however he has an answer in thoughts. Check it out. He additionally made it transparent he is nonetheless eyeing a run for Prez in 2024.
You can see the total interview on Monday’s TMZ Live. Click right here to seek out your native airtime.