John Legend Calls Donald Trump 'Racist'

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John Legend won't be checking the ballot box for Donald Trump.

The Grammy-winning singer and soon-to-be father made his opinions (very) clear on the GOP candidate in a Twitter exchange on Friday (March 11).

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Legend took it upon himself to engage in a heated social media discussion with Trump's son Donald Trump Jr. when he replied to a tweet from the businessman.

"Ha 5 students when asked why they were protesting couldn't even answer. The participation medal/micro aggression generation is pretty sad!" Trump Jr. first tweeted about the Friday-evening Donald Trump rally in Chicago that was canceled due to security concerns after protesters packed into the arena where it was to take place.

"@DonaldJTrumpJr I think they were protesting your racist father," Legend fired back. "This isn't complicated."

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"Here we go again. That can't be the answer for everything you don't like," responded Trump Jr. "That's why the country is so divided now!"

The exchanged continued when a Twitter user posed the rhetorical question: "is John Legend that disgraceful? No education." to which Legend replied, "The Donalds and I graduated from the same University, funny enough."

See the Twitter exchange below.

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