Donda Academy is reportedly closing its doorways with speedy impact within the wake of Kanye West’s antisemitism firestorm, and the rapper is asking for assist.
The college allegedly despatched an electronic mail to oldsters on the California Christian non-public faculty informing them the college is shutting down. In keeping with The Occasions, the principal of Donda Academy, Jason Angell, despatched the e-mail on Wednesday (Oct. 26).
“Expensive Donda Academy Households- we hope this electronic mail finds you properly. First we want to specific our gratitude for the neighborhood of households and students that Donda Academy introduced collectively. Nevertheless, on the course of our Founder, Donda Academy will shut for the rest of the 2022-2023 faculty 12 months efficient instantly. Thursday, October twenty seventh. THERE IS NO SCHOOL TOMORROW,” the e-mail learn.
Whereas the college gave no info relating to tuition charges, the e-mail continued: “Our management group will probably be working diligently to help all households throughout this transition, guaranteeing that each scholar has what they want to reach their subsequent neighborhood.”
Kanye West Blasts Jason Lee Over Donda Academy E-mail
Kanye West, who returned to Instagram on Thursday, referred to as out Hollywood Unlocked founder Jason Lee after the weblog posted the Donda Academy electronic mail. “JASON LEE,” the observe started. “Right here’s the clout you’re searching for. My faculty is being shut down. You wanna assist or damage.”
The publish was swiftly deleted, as was his observe relating to Adidas, GAP, and possession of the Yeezy model.
Earlier this month, Jason Lee determined to depart his publish as the pinnacle of media and partnerships for West. Whereas he stated he departed to begin one other present, the influencer shared his ideas on Kanye West. He famous his objections to Ye’s “White Lives Matter” message.
“I like Ye as an individual, and I help free speech,” he wrote on IG alongside a picture of Kanye West and Candace Owens. However that is gaslighting black individuals and empowering white supremacy. Unsure if he has any buddies left to inform him however that is totally disappointing.
He additionally condemned Ye’s resolution to pose with the controversial conservative commentator as “past reprehensible.”