‘Kanye was rite': Antisemitic vandals deface 39 Jewish graves with swastika and hate speech in Chicago

WAUKEGAN, ILLINOIS: Vandals supporting Kanye West's antisemitic remarks spray-painted swastikas on grave markers with the words "Kanye was rite" in...

November 23, 2022
4:32 AM

WAUKEGAN, ILLINOIS: Vandals supporting Kanye West's antisemitic remarks spray-painted swastikas on grave markers with the words "Kanye was rite" in a Jewish cemetery in a Chicago suburb. On November 14, at the Waukegan, Illinois' Am Echod Jewish Cemetery, located 40 miles north of Chicago's downtown, the police were called regarding the incident. Kanye has been in the spotlight since deleting an antisemitic post he shared on Twitter which has led to a significant loss in his revenue.It was discovered that 16 major headstones had been vandalized with red spray paint and that another 23 headstones had been covered in non-specific spray paint graffiti.

Harshwardhan Waghela