Kanye West Responds To Hateful Meme About His Fashion Show

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Kanye West Caitlyn Jenner

Caitlyn Jenner’s Instagram.

Kanye West took to Twitter last night to defend Caitlyn Jenner after a nasty meme reared its ugly head based on a photo taken of the rapper and Jenner at the Yeezy Season 3 fashion show in Madison Square Garden on Thursday.

On Friday, Jenner shared the photo to her personal Instagram – which immediately became a target of hate by Kanye West detractors.

Backstage getting ready for the big show in New York. #nyfw2016

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The comment section became laden with transphobic and other hateful messages from Instagram users.

Kanye West, the brash rap superstar that he is, addressed the public nastiness head on. He tweeted his direct support of Caitlyn in the early hours of Saturday morning. You can view the tweets below.

It is good to see Kanye West using his some of his powers for good instead of perpetually tweeting nonsense into the wee hours.

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