"What are you really marching for?"
This was in reference to the school walkouts and marches that would take place a week after the interview.
The NRA video dropped on the same day as March For Our Lives, the student activist-led rallies demanding gun control and reform in the wake of the February 14 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. "And that conversation is about African-Americans and gun ownership". "I do support the march and I support black people owning guns".
"That interview was used a week later by NRATV to disparage a very noble campaign that I actually support", the Run the Jewels rapper said. I want to say first I'm sorry guys. Gun control laws were initially implemented to prevent Black people from becoming gun owners.
"I don't drop friends from my life because I disagree with them or the way they went about getting a message out, even if it goes wrong", he said.
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Arabic for "God is great" - and proclaimed himself a "soldier of the Islamic State" as he stormed into the small-town supermarket. About 50 people were in the store at the time, and Lakdim quickly opened fire, killing a customer and an employee, Molins said.
"I was disappointed Killer Mike sat down with NRA TV but he is reminding us here why he's awesome and broadly respected", another person said. And they've earned being heard in one of the hardest ways possible.
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Meline didn't respond to the controversy engulfing his artistic partner until last night, when he wrote that he wouldn't cut ties with Mike over the dustup. I drive u nuts but i promise u I love ya brother & will always do what's right.
Well known for his political and social activism, the rapper has frequently spoken out on various topics including police brutality.
The rapper, whose real name is Michael Render, called activists taking part in the marches "lackeys of the progressive movement", who need to think for themselves. He later referenced the nationwide school walkouts in support of gun control after saying, "Why are your allies not fighting your other fights with the same vigor you're fighting these?".
Killer Mike's "Run the Jewels" partner El-P also came against the NRA, responding to Noir's highly controversial comments, which indicated that no one would know the name of the protesting Parkland students if their classmates had not died in a mass shooting on February 14.