Vibe.com – Chuck D, who has had his own criticism of President Obama, believes that when it comes to the blatant racism of demanding birth certificates and college transcripts from the first black President (Trump has said on several occasions that Obama was not qualified to attend Ivy League institution Harvard), rappers need to stand up.
“President Obama is going to make a lot of moves that will make you go OMG and WTF, but this is the President of the United States,” Chuck explains. “So whatever little move that he can make for you, you got to fight for it. This whole thing with Donald Trump…he’s on some bullshit. Someone needs to say, ‘Yo, Donald Trump…you full of shit and I’m going to seriously fuck you up.’ That’s what the rap community used to do, but now nobody can make that statement because everybody feels politically in debt.”
When asked if the past outspoken likes of Jay-Z, Lil Wayne and 50 Cent will speak up and call out Trump, Chuck D says don’t count on it. “You are not going to get it from them,” he says. “You will be waiting until the cows come home. Read the full story at Vibe.com.