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Ice Cube On defensive AGAIN As Roland Martin Blast Him Over Trump “Platinum Plan”

Ice Cube is striking back at ‘SELLOUT’ Label {VIDEO}

Ice Cube is once again on the defensive as Roland Smith attacks him for working with Trump.

Ice Cube is tired of being blamed for endorsing President Donald Trump for presenting his plan, called the Platinum Plan. The plan was supposed to focus on ways to give African Americans a fair chance at being prosperous and to help stop the race from being targeted by law enforcement and other groups.

Since Ice Cube met with the Trump administration, he’s faced large scale criticism from the black community and has had to defend himself on a regular basis. On October 14, he tried to explain via Twitter that he was only concerned about the welfare of black people and that they would be treated better and not which political party puts the plan in place. He said: “Facts: I put out the CWBA. Both parties contacted me. Dems said we’ll address the CWBA after the election. Trump campaign made some adjustments to their plan after talking to us about the CWBA.”

Fans were not convinced and continue to drag the iconic rapper for supporting the Trump administration, which has been accused of several instances of racism since taking office. The Black Lives Matter’s ideology is based on their belief that the administration does nothing to alleviate the circumstances of blacks, including the violence meted out to them. Recently, they used the murder of George Floyd and Breona Taylor to support their theory.

Again on October 14th, Cube defended himself as he tried to reason with fans. His angle was that there are no good sides in the US and what matters most is action for black people. He said: “Every side is the Darkside for us here in America. They’re all the same until something changes for us. They all lie and they all cheat but we can’t afford not to negotiate with whoever is in power or our condition in this country will never change. Our justice is bipartisan.”

On October 30, he stated: “The government is only one aspect of the CWBA. We plan to challenge the private sector and we also have legal arguments for the courts. We’re fighting on all fronts for a long time till we get our piece of the pie.”

His reasoning is not sitting well with fans and analysts. One of his detractors, renowned reporter Roland Martin, once again called out the rapper for his perceived alliance with Donald Trump.

Martin shared his thoughts on the matter, including that he believed Cube had been conned. His comments came after Cube posted this statement on Twitter: “Let me get this straight, I get the president of the United States to agree to put over half a trillion dollars of capital in the Black Community (without an endorsement) and Ni**as are mad at me? Face with tears of joyFace with tears of joyFace with tears of joy…have a nice life.”

Here are a few of Martin’s responses to that statement:

“The only problem @icecube is that you didn’t get Trump to put $500 billion of capital in Black communities. It’s a lie. It’s ONE LINE on the cover sheet of his so-called Platinum Plan. No specifics. NOTHING. Bruh, you got played. ”

“Why do I know you got played @icecube? I’ve talked to numerous Black Republicans who currently work with the administration and THEY said the $500 billion “commitment” is a joke. You’re just wrong, bruh. 2/2”

“Come on @icecube, you at least gotta give Black folks enough credit to know that we know when we are getting played. All Jared and Trump wanted was to be able to say you co-signed the plan. They got exactly what they wanted. What did we get? A one sheet plan of nothing. 5/10.”

“Look @icecube, I get your intentions. But all of the data – lack of ANY endorsement by top Black REPUBLICAN business leaders and NO outreach to ANY Black media outlets – proves that $500 billion commitment is as trusted as Trump’s wedding vows. They are worthless. 10/10”


'How do you go from NWA to MAGA?': Fans blast Ice Cube as a 'sell-out' and 'hypocrite' after the Trump campaign revealed he has been working alongside the President {VIDEO}

Ice Cube (with mic - Getty)

In the aftermath of catching all kinds of heat for hooking up with Donald Trump on his so-called “Platinum Plan” for Black America, Ice Cube is striking back with a defiant tweet.

“When I got [the] bus to school. Homies called me a sellout. When I started rapping in 1983. Bangers called me a sellout,” Cube (above) wrote. “When I left NWA. They called me a sellout. When I start doing movies. Rappers called me a sellout. When I started my own [3-on-3 basketball] league. The arena said it was a sellout.”


Ice Cube has coughed up an explanation why he’s working with the Trump campaign after getting heavy backlash on Twitter.

In our lifetimes, there has perhaps existed no other president who has stoked racial divisions and earned the support of white supremacists as much or as often as Donald Trump. However, it seems this behavior did not stop Ice Cube from getting involved with the Trump campaign to help build a platform based on a series of promises to attract the support of Black Americans. On Tuesday, Trump advisor Katrina Pierson thanked the West Coast icon on Twitter, writing, “Shoutout to @icecube for his willingness to step up and work with @realDonaldTrump Administration to help develop the #PlatinumPlan.”

According to multiple sources, the plan Pierson is referring to is a new Trump platform supposedly aimed at addressing the needs and concerns of Black people in America.

Ice Cube quickly confirmed his involvement, tweeting, “Facts: I put out the CWBA.” Cube went on to explain that he was in talks with both parties about their commitment to the so-called “Contract with Black America,” drafted by Cube himself, who explained that the Democrats promised to discuss the plan after the election, while the Trump campaign was willing to make immediate adjustments to their platform.

The West Coast rap icon has been known to withhold his support for Democratic politicians in the past, arguing that neither party has proven that they are genuinely looking out for the good of Black communities in America.

While Ice Cube’s skepticism is more than justified, his public willingness to work with the Trump campaign will undoubtedly be used as “evidence” that the Trump administration is not racist, despite the perpetuation of racist policies and dog whistle rhetoric that consistently empowers white supremacists. Critics have called the move irresponsible, suggesting that Cube’s actions will be misconstrued as an endorsement and may influence the many hip hop fans that idolize him. Additionally, those who have paid attention to the words and actions of the Trump administration know that a promise coming from such a corrupt organization means little to nothing in terms of concrete change.

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Comment by Allen E. on October 19, 2020 at 2:50am

That chick running capers...I don't support Nothing SHE DOES AND wouldn't...why: Because of THIS:

and THIS:

so,what's going on is Roland Martin is trying to institute something that's geared toward blocking what O'shea is doing. O'shea need to leave them alone because they don't want him in it. He doesn't support the gay agenda and shouldn't let them talk him into it. I hope Ice cube is reading this and I hope he recognizes the game that those two are trying to run on him. Roland is scheming and so is that woman...look into their eyes and listen to what they are saying. They don't want Brother O'Shea to do anything on his own. Gay is NOT the way in NO way at all! 

WATCH OUT CUBE...they trying to set you up,Brother!

Comment by mr1stroke on October 18, 2020 at 1:55am

If you niggers make smart decisions and youre pk with it why do you care about what ice cube do, no one wants to affiliate with the slave mentality and the slave life style, why are you niggers always mad when another black person make up their own mind, if you are comfortable why do you care what they do, you niggers are cursed

Comment by mr1stroke on October 18, 2020 at 1:52am

You dumb n***** did you vote for Trump, ddo you support republican, just like a b**** y o ure complaining against someone you claim you hate, thats what they call hand outs, did your negro Obama stop the cops from killing black people, what bill did obama and the democrat passed when that white boy drove miles away and assassinated 9 church members, how many innocent people got murdered by racist cops under obama, what bill did he passed, how did he stop them, you have no brain yiu slave n*****, you sound f****** retarded you damn porch monkey

Comment by mr1stroke on October 18, 2020 at 1:48am

vaughn mitchell you are a old f***** n*****, like a dirty slut with dirty panties itchin, you say you can do a whole lot if i say it to your face, well i just arrived, right now i am in queens on lakewood, you and that f***** stop being a b**** be direct if youre that bad let me know where i can come i told you how to do it so you can make sure you put an end to this, tomorrow around 10am i should be by brownsville Brooklyn and afternoon ill be at Bellport Long island, so you niggers should act up, dont call on the site to save your ass, do what you say you want to do as a man, i dont delete comments, you niggers come at me i can finish you niggers, so your opportunity is here until tuesday you b**** ass n*****, stop typing and do what you say, ill meet you where, drop a number when i get there all i have to do is call and let you know i am there and let see you really a bad ass n*****, you old slave n*****, you have no idea how long i want to make history and make this little site famous, dumb ass n*****

Comment by vaughn mitchell on October 17, 2020 at 11:59pm
Like I said before 1 Dick, call me the N, word to my face, and you will never repeat that word again in your life , you white racist piece of s***. You talk s*** that you from Bk, that don't mean s*** to me. Mike, you want to help get his ass off here. Screenshot his racist statements, hit up caribbean fever on facebook, and send it to them. He need to take his racist ass to yahoo, he would be banned on Twitter or Facebook using the N, word, he get away with it here because no one is checking this fool. As, for Cube, he is finished, watch how many movies he appear in, or how much his music sell. They use his name, to try and get blacks to vote for Trump, while cops are shooting black men, the country is headed towards a civil war and he think Trump, is going to invest $500. Billion, in the black community, when he won't stop the cops from killing black men. More black people died from the virus than whitepeople when that fool lied to the people.
Comment by mr1stroke on October 17, 2020 at 9:45pm

Ill make that call once i het there and let the bad man pick up, f***** 205 and hollis is not an address or give me a number who ever pick up im serving n***** lets make this famous lets show people how niggers life dont kean s*** 

Comment by mr1stroke on October 17, 2020 at 9:43pm

Michael Hall you dumb n***** i should reach NY around 12 or 1 am i have all night to play, throw in the address on here and a number ill go live once i get around, im always in NY prepare, you niggers got so much jate how about we set it once and for all, either you niggers show me how bad yall are or ill send you coconuts back where yall come from in a box, so enough of that typing prove to the public you slave niggers can stop me, in fact all you niggers can group together and make it happen, that will be an easy case for yall, lets give NYP some clean up to do, when ever you niggers ready ill be around until Monday or Tuesday so prove to me niggers

Comment by Michael Hall on October 17, 2020 at 7:21pm

This dude is a joke talking all this crap but hideing behind a black sign .you and that punk a$$ putin can kiss my entire Black A$$ . your atrue white racisit piece of Sh!t whos trying to throw shade but your the only monky A$$ here you probally got hair all over your back and arms .But you meet the right one now B!tch A$$ . You say you in NY bring your A$$ to Hollis and 205 B!tch A$$ and since you so baddrop your phone number here and now N#####

Comment by mr1stroke on October 17, 2020 at 4:38pm

And i can use the word n***** when ever i please, when i see niggers, youre so black but dont know the difference between blacks and niggers, only niggers get mad at the word niggers, i do not consider my self a n***** why should i be mad unless someone say it directly to my face so i can drop them, stop being a slave you slave n*****

Comment by mr1stroke on October 17, 2020 at 4:35pm

D. Hall a moderator is going to change you from having the n***** mentality or being a n*****? I dont give a f*** who disagree or agree, thia a forum i comment like every one else, but you f***** niggers feel the need to attack me i will finish you niggers on here and in person, you niggers are hateful, i dont comment on your comments wether or not i disagree because you niggers have toi much, what give you niggers the rights to come at me, i call you niggers because you are less than you human, you porch money n***** stop riding my dick and if yiu niggers are men enough to finish this in person, do it right post the address and a phone number and let see who has problems, if you niggers have problem you cab have the opportunity to solve it, damn slave niggers, kissing up to white folks who enslave you everyday, none of you niggers can give me 3 facts why you are supporting Biden other than you being loyal to your massa, he admits you niggers dont have a mind of your own, you cant think for your self, thats why you remain in slavery, the only group still marching and begging for the same issues in 3020 soon to be 2021, you will have more problems than Trump who have been president for only 4 years, learn how to count you dumb n*****

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