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Lil Wayne stands by his 'no such thing as racism' comment.

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(12 Oct 2016) LIL WAYNE EXPLAINS HIS 'NO SUCH THING AS RACISM' COMMENT Lil Wayne understands why some people criticized him for saying racism is over, but claims people don't see it from his perspective. The rapper got some backlash last month when he told Fox Sports 1's "Undisputed" that there was "no such thing as racism" because his concert audiences had a lot of white fans. He also said millennials knew that racism wasn't cool. When asked on Tuesday to expand on his thoughts, Lil Wayne told The Associated Press that one of the reasons he feels that way is because a white police officer saved his life when he was 12 years old after he accidentally shot himself in the chest. "Yeah, he was a cop, and my life was saved by a white man. I don't know what racism is. I know a good (expletive) named Uncle Bob, though." Carter said. The Grammy-winning rapper said he was lying on the floor when police broke down the door, stepping over his body looking for guns and drugs. But one man stopped and chastised the others for leaving him. "He was white as snow. Them (expletive) that hopped over me were blacker than me," Carter said. Carter says the man known as "Uncle Bob" personally took him to the hospital and stayed with him. "(He) stood there and waited until the doctor said 'He's gonna make it,'" Carter said. Still, he acknowledged that despite what he told Skip Bayless on "Undisputed," there is such thing as racism. However, he says when he looks out from the stage, he sees all colors. "When I open my eyes on stage and when I, at a Lil Wayne show when I come from under the stage. Man, it's not - it's the world out there. It's not a certain part or a certain kind or a certain culture or whatever of people, it's people - those people out there in that crowd. They make, quote unquote, and they make, quote unquote, Lil Wayne." He added: "That's who I happen to be, and I'm sorry I'm sorry if people can't understand. But I understand why they don't understand, it's because they don't come from the bottom of the stage and look at 20 to 30-thousand people. They don't get that opportunity. And I'm blessed to have that opportunity, so with that said I can only be honest with such a thing. I have never witnessed racism." Carter made the comments while promoting the recently published "Gone Till November: A Journal of Rikers Island," a revealing account of his eight-month jail sentence in 2010 after a gun charge. You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/9b539431441b6d34f43a5c480a5ba8ee Find out more about AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/HowWeWork
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殺しますAzazel (14 hours ago)
Has even gone to go meet him that be awesome if he did
diseezprabin (15 hours ago)
lol wayne voice
Ju Juan Forney (16 hours ago)
Because he has not experienced racism doesn't prove anything. Good for you. By the way, black people can be racist too. I.e the cops who walked past you and saw gang member or drug dealer and not injured young man.
Juan Rifriguez (17 hours ago)
There is only , One GOD , The GOD of creation, redemption and Salvation, He made Mat according to His image, one Race the human, now we make the difference , Stan up for the truth ,or give up your dicnity for " money" , that is a true statement by Little Wanyne.....
Retarded Barron (20 hours ago)
So why did little wayne kiss Bird💋Man in the mouth?
King Weatherspoon (21 hours ago)
Wayne is only saying that he's never experienced or seen racism, which is okay and good. He says "I don't know what racism is," Not that it doesn't exist. Calm down.
Justin Scott (1 day ago)
Repent of your sins lil wayne!
madcracker84 (1 day ago)
Can't stand this dude but much respect for his views on this subject. He shows an intellectual side I haven't seen before.
Steam (1 day ago)
I am also hard pressed to believe that living and growing up in Louisiana he has never experienced racism I did when I went to college in Nacatiche fucking cop thought I was full white and was throwing the n bomb around to impress me and all my white frat brothers. Also in Marshal I experienced a fucking race fight in a bar Baileys to be exact so tell this shit to fools who will believe what’s said instead of heir own experiences. What a fucking joke of human being.
Steam (1 day ago)
As a half black half white person growing up in Texas I have experienced racism from both black and white so spare me this bullshit. I guess if you have been rich most your like than it is what it is but for all us people of color that are poor and watching this shit we know better feed this white nationalist propaganda to the sheep because I have experienced racism.
Allex Thompson (17 hours ago)
Steam 😂 Maybe you should go back and watch the video and some people weren't wearing Nazis symbols and just because someone believes in one point of a group does not mean they are fully affiliated with that group but thank you for proving my point for me and thank u for the conversation
Allex Thompson (17 hours ago)
Steam 😂😂 Emphasized my point thank you 1:59 to about 2:20 I believe is where u should listen
Steam (17 hours ago)
Allex Thompson also anyone marching with people saying you will not replace us and wearing Nazi symbols are well by association with these people supporting them. Is that out of context am I lying. Also enjoy that video I posted I am sure you will use your new ability (alternative facts) and say well he just said it wrong but at the end of the day I know better. I appreciate the banter and the conversation that’s how it should be. But I am kind of over this whole exchange.
Steam (17 hours ago)
Allex Thompson https://youtu.be/JmaZR8E12bs
Allex Thompson (17 hours ago)
Steam He condemned the Neo-Nazi group and white supremacist and said that all the people there were not neo Nazis or white supremacist and that those people were good people,taking someone's words out of context isn't holding them accountable for saying something its border line lying depending on the situation you use it in😕
Calvin Atkins (1 day ago)
we had a black president. blacks making money, rich , powerful. only blacks bring it up. But it sound like the life of white people to me. We the same.
Grim Reaper (2 days ago)
Little wayne is smart enough to feel stupid and im sure he knows whos really pinning the people against the people......1947 should ring bells
Vlasic Clasic (2 days ago)
Lol and then uncle bob gets fired for calling some dude a stupid n word in the back of his car.
rene curiel (2 days ago)
Lil wayne did he even get a GED
augustw3st (2 days ago)
Racism is a made up, Marxist term used to destroy individual countries. It wasn’t even a word 60 years ago.
griffin lamp (2 days ago)
His logic: a white man was cool to me so there’s no white on black crime. Checks out
Allex Thompson (20 hours ago)
griffin lamp Not what we said and statistics prove black on black crime or any same race on same race crime is more prevalent then different race or different race crime
PATRICK GILBERT (3 days ago)
Uncle Jim haha...
Erik R (3 days ago)
Respect to Uncle Bob for saving a living fucking legend 💪🏼❤️💯🔥
Truth Holder (3 days ago)
This is how he earned more white fans lol
Matt W (3 days ago)
He is so honest.
Matt W (3 days ago)
The interview asked, "Was he a cop?" That's irrelevant. He was white, and that's all that matters.
Daniel Larcombe (3 days ago)
Stop taking drugs😂🤣😁😂🤣😃
Taytom Barnes (3 days ago)
Every race has good and bad it’s that simple and dewayne carter is a good man
B Powell (3 days ago)
Inspiring
Sticks N Stones (4 days ago)
Racism is a hoax that keeps a steady flow of government handouts from people who have white guilt.
Alex Grady (4 days ago)
both black and white will smoke crack tonight.
Wv_Shooter (4 days ago)
I love weezy I'd jump in and help someone that looks like him as fast as someone white Asian or whatever..... I don't know what racism is. But I know a good MF named uncle Bob.
Citadel (4 days ago)
Culture. Rascism comes from the dislike to another ones culture. People hate "blacks" mostly because of the Gheto way of acting, yet whites and hispanics can also act that way. It's all ghetto culture.
COLORADO 420 (5 days ago)
I don't judge people by they Skin .but by d contents of they Character.
Skylar ssj (5 days ago)
He's saying there's no racism people are gonna love or hate who they want person to person red blue or black it goes both ways, people like to pull race too much
Rapid_Shots_Fps (7 days ago)
This guys brain is rotted from all the drugs !
Elevator Goblin (7 days ago)
T R U E
CoolMan Caravan (7 days ago)
Boo hoo, what am I going to blame my shitty life decisions on now? I couldn't bear the thought of having any personal responsibility for my actions. Therefore, Wayne is a coon, now I can sleep well at night knowing the white man is still at fault for all my problems.
Ricardo Diaz (7 days ago)
I have to agree. There's only one race, the human race.
ItsTara 215 (7 days ago)
I love him!
Anthony Thibault (8 days ago)
I respect him alot
eircification (8 days ago)
I know a good mo fucka named Bob though....classic
Josh Smith (8 days ago)
Sure there some racist assholes out there, but its a really small part of the people. Im not a big Rap fan but Im sorry i have to completely agree with Wayne on this. I think it only rears its ugly head when somebody is looking for an excuse to get out of something that they know damn well they should not have done. They pull the race card and it makes me sick. Because the people that are victims of it, don't get taken Seriously because of so many idiot trouble makers useing it as an excuse to try and get something their way. Or out of trouble. Its sad
Taylor (8 days ago)
I’m not even full Puerto Rican but that didn’t stop my white ass middle school from calling me Pablo for a whole year lmaoooo
Jose EstaBom (9 days ago)
I dont agree with there being "no racism" because, although what we feel in being "racist" is the same as the feeling as meeting a strange person e.g. the elephant man, that feeling, because it comes from a different race that race outcast might be stereotyped by society in general even in people of the same race. It isn´t, for example, contradictory that a black man is racist toward that black skin people.
Cody Geer (9 days ago)
Jesse Lee Peterson explains.... Racisim doesn't exsist! Only good and evil.
William Penn (9 days ago)
One guy wasn't racist. That's like saying one shark isn't biting. One wolf didn't attack. Other factors played in your life experience. Money. Work. Class distinction. Geographic location!
safe toy (10 days ago)
have to agree, for there to be a race it has to be some competition. Smart to admit that Black people come in dead last in the world and best to not call it a race.
LastmanGaming (11 days ago)
Uncle Bob for President
Jesse W (11 days ago)
vote lil Wayne for President no racism unite the people of America to make it great again
Charles Smallwood (11 days ago)
For any man who sales their soul or kisses a man turns on family ismt a man idc who he is.. A man-women with millions wnt do hlp no1 n 1 without s or nthn gives everything tats all over labled a criminal wld cld do more for people thn the 1s tht has all they want they dk struggles goin w.o n act like they had a hard life ohhhh no wat a hard life waitin til mommy daddy passes away or til 18 to gt a trust or life insurance policy thn sale they family organs life for $ gold
This guy is an idiot
Mr Steal your peanut (11 days ago)
Im whiter than canada after no nut november and I couldn't care less about which colour a person is, if a white guy was picking on a black dude I would *Perform a citizens arrest*. No for real. All lives matter.
Mystix Phil (11 days ago)
Lil Wayne is one of the most woke rappers ever.
duck begone (11 days ago)
Wow I have allot more respect for him now
Allen Sizemore (11 days ago)
Lil Wayne is just about one cool ass mother fucker.
American Fitty (12 days ago)
Get them tap shoes ready.
Andrew (12 days ago)
Way to go uncle Bob!
PaulyG Speaks (12 days ago)
Looks like Lil Wayne is 1 in a Million, and who better to spread love than a famous black rapper! That’s gotta say something!
Nadeem Hussain (12 days ago)
1 ugly motherfucker
GS E (12 days ago)
Wayne is exaggerating by saying 'there is no such thing as racism'. Race hating each other will forever exist, but racism isn't widely accepted throughout US. Those few who are racist doesn't make a noticeable impact on anyones future, nonetheless racism is real.
21Th Century VIDEOS (13 days ago)
Lil wayne's voice is so ........??? Add your words Thanos voice😂
Lakin Longoria (13 days ago)
I could cry this is perfect and true.. I wish more people thought this way!!
1socalshocker (13 days ago)
Judge a person by their content. Or as MLK said "content of character". And I'm a white as snow Conservative. Lil Wayne has a good massage. If you believe the system is against you, you will never climb to achieve your true potential. When you believe your destiny is in your hands, the world will open up to you.
Nate McGraw (14 days ago)
Yeah he was a COP And my life was saved by a white man... I don't know what racism is ...i know a good mf named uncle Bob though
lil wayne says door instead of doh.. hes white, not black
Goorpijp Wessel (14 days ago)
I've seen corpses that looked more alive.
George Glass (14 days ago)
Robert Hoobler (Uncle Bob) was fired for tazing a detained man he referred to as a "stupid ass nigger". Ironic.
Gabe Cundari (14 days ago)
The top gets higher the more that I climb.
Darrel Joseph (15 days ago)
This nigga to smoking to much
Mr. Peter Pettigrew (16 days ago)
I never thought id enjoy one thing out of this guys mouth till now
cameron lestagez (16 days ago)
ugliest man I have ever seen lol
Ethan Edits Everything (17 days ago)
"I don't know what racism is... ...I know a mothafucka named *Uncle Bob* though." 😅
Trill Dee Montana (17 days ago)
I fw Wayne Heavy 💯
Marcus White (17 days ago)
I feel the same way.. I’ve never Witness racism either
James Heffelbower (17 days ago)
Listen at .5 speed, x1.5, x2, .25 it doesn't matter, it's fucking hilarious lmao
wolfgang mayer (18 days ago)
Racism is manufactured by all this Anti American Liberal Terrorists.
There's only racism if your looking for racism
firenz shah (18 days ago)
Father of mumbles rap
Lakeman 76 (19 days ago)
What f I got PUNK slime b tech.
12inchRules (20 days ago)
Yeah I don’t like his music but I do hear what he says here.
S Lit (20 days ago)
They should of left him on the FLOOR.....
Magic Bronco (21 days ago)
I'm not a Lil Wayne fan but he get it. Racism is just a tool to control people a tool used by the media and corrupt politicians. Seriously people we fighting each other because from skin color,color.
Thomas Norton (21 days ago)
Harry comes another cliche look at he says the same old thing same old moves while blah blah hey just be glad you don't have to work for a living
toomani bandz (21 days ago)
fool say that shit now
Thomas Demer (21 days ago)
Liberals need racism and oppression...and they need y’all to believe it will always exist...for the VOTES, people.
greg sheppard (22 days ago)
Now that's a real man.
2016 to fucking lean fuck that
ikickknowledge (22 days ago)
This crazy, but where he coming from is real talk, his life, his story......facts
Ayman Yassen (23 days ago)
Lil Wayne was litteraly born with auto-tunned voice
C LS (23 days ago)
That people is the danger of a single story. Because you've never witness it lil wayne do not mean racism does not exist. Racism exists amongst all races: yellow, blue, black, red, white etc
MOPAR 401 (23 days ago)
I don't know what wayne took before this interview but he's looking rough. Not gonna live long
james collinsel (23 days ago)
He's right....
trahouston (23 days ago)
Wayne has serious psychological issues, anyone with face tattoos falls into the same category.
sandman4589 (23 days ago)
Lil Wayne sounds like a prison preacher......
Paige Mercer (24 days ago)
Seeing a lot of hate coming from black people. Bitch, y’all are the most racist of them all. It’s okay for you to hate on whites, Asians and Hispanics but as soon as others hate on y’all, y’all cry racist. Fuck outta here.
John Stover (24 days ago)
I love it when people can be honest no matter what it's about honesty is what I am all about. People call truth racism anymore because lying is always easier to do.
Chuzz (25 days ago)
Uncle fucking Tom
Bde_bugsyrouge (25 days ago)
Looks like a juug.
Charles B (25 days ago)
The words of a strung out drug addict coconut are taken seriously as representatives of the black community on the Internet.
randy random (25 days ago)
All people can be pieces of shit, it doesnt matter the color
jooj ceec (25 days ago)
You can't hate what you don't know it's impossible. And white people don't know all black people, so racism doesn't exist.
jooj ceec (21 days ago)
Youseph Ali thank you for so kindness
Youseph Ali (21 days ago)
jooj ceec not as cool as your story bro
jooj ceec (22 days ago)
cool story bro
Youseph Ali (22 days ago)
People fear and/or hate the unknown all the time
jooj ceec (22 days ago)
i was going through some phylosphocial shit bro. Ignore this comment
Joshua Traffanstedt (25 days ago)
Wanna know what it's like when blacks are in charge of a country and are the majority of the population? Look no further than South Africa. They're over there committing genocide. Killing every white person simply because they're white, not giving whites medical care BECAUSE THEY'RE WHITE, etc. Whites in South Africa have it WAYYYY WORSE than blacks in america. So Stfu with the racism bullshit. It would be way worse for whites if y'all were the majority. Thankfully y'all aren't and won't be in my lifetime. Smh.
one above (25 days ago)
This why I love Wayne
Tho Athome (25 days ago)
of course there's no such thing as racism because he is a monkey and there's no such thing as hate crime against monkey.

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