We don't know if he's trying to play devil's advocate or he actually means what he's saying, but Charlamagne Tha God has been getting slammed on social media for defending notoriously conservative and problematic host Tomi Lahren.
The radio host's name began trending on Tuesday night after he made a few comments that some believe were insensitive towards Black and Latino women in media. What really set it off was when he recommended that women of color take a page out of Tomi Lahren's book and be a "voice."
Take a look at his words, below:
When he began to get slammed for his words, he tried to justify his claims, but they still seemed a bit far fetched.
Several of his followers, including famed media personality and cultured social commentator Franchesca Ramsey, read him for filth for the comparison.
Meanwhile, Trevor Noah appeared on The Breakfast Club this morning to discuss the backlash from his friendly drinks with Tomi Lahren, as well as the "double standard" he's seen from progressives in the past few days, some blasting Lahren with nasty names on social media. Beyond that, both Noah and Charlamagne admitted that, until very recently (like, last year), neither of them realized that male privilege was a thing:
Some say the polarizing Breakfast Club co-host has a point, while others believe he's speaking out all in the name of shock value. What do you think of his latest words?
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(Photo from left: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for MTV, Tomi Lahren via Instagram)