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.
This article originally appeared in THR.com.