According to a spokeswoman for Meta, the user agreement rules caused the removal and restriction of the content from West’s account. Morning Brew is read by more than 3 million people; you should too! Thank you for registering! When you’re on the go, access your favorite topics in a customized feed. Ye, formerly known as Kanye West, attacked the creator of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, and said his Instagram account had been blocked.
Just after 1:30 a.m. on Saturday, West made the charge on Twitter and uploaded what appeared to be a photo of him and Zuckerberg.
Ye October 8, 2022 (@kanyewest) “Mark, look at this. How did you remove me from Instagram? You were once my n—, “Tweeted by West. West’s Instagram feed hasn’t been updated in 14 hours as of this writing.
When Insider asked a representative of West for comment, they did not get back to her right away. According to a spokeswoman for Meta, the user agreement rules caused the removal and restriction of the content from West’s account.
West’s allegations follow this week’s social media altercations between him and a number of other celebrities. West presented “White Lives Matter” shirts on Monday at his most recent Paris Fashion Week runway presentation.
Jumper No (@jumperno) October 3, 2022 She said on her Instagram Story that the t-shirts “this man created, made, and shared with the world are pure violence.” “There isn’t a defense. This is not art at all.”
Karefa-Johnson added in a different post: “The problem is that this very premise—that white supremacy is in risk of dying out—has been used to justify vast incarceration, mass murder, and even the introduction of slavery. If given the chance, black people will undoubtedly surpass white people in power and influence, and it is incredibly irresponsible to give the most dangerous extremists this kind of false narrative.”
Karefa-Johnson reacted to West’s comments by posting now-deleted images of her on Instagram and making fun of her appearance.
Many people, including fashion model Gigi Hadid, defended Karefa-Johnson.
“You wish you possessed some of her intelligence. You’re so clueless, She may be the one person who can save you if there is any significance to anything you say or do “Hadid commented in a since-deleted post. “As if someone shouldn’t voice their viewpoint because they were “honored” to be invited to your show? Lol. You are an idiot and a bully.”
In addition, Hailey Bieber praised Karefa-Johnson, stating, “You have my utmost respect, my friend! To work with you is an honor, and to know you is to love you. the kindest. the best in talent. a lot of fun. the classiest.”
West also had a verbal exchange with Khloe Kardashian, who requested that West keep their family out of the “White Lives Matter” controversy.
The American Jewish Committee charged Kanye West with antisemitism on Saturday over remarks he made towards Jared Kushner and Sean “Diddy” Combs. The remarks were posted on Instagram and during his most recent interview with Tucker Carlson of Fox News.