He also wrote that he was "very disappointed that none of the people, businesses, or charities" he has "diligently supported in Detroit" have not defended him against the protests against him. "When you hire Kid Rock, who is known to be dog-whistling and cat-calling to white supremacist organizations and the white supremacist community, alt-right, whatever you want to call them, and you take our tax dollars to do that?" The civil rights group last week called for their cancellation because of Kid Rock's past display of the Confederate flag during performances, and his recent criticism of black former NFL player Colin Kaepernick for refusing to stand during the national anthem a year ago.
In the wake of the speech, activists from Reverend Al Sharpton's National Action Network's Detroit chapter demanded the cancellation of Kid Rock's six upcoming concerts at the city's Little Caesars Arena and promised to protest outside the shows.
Saying, "None of this would be going on if I were not thinking of running for office".
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He added, "I am the bonified (sic) KING OF DETROIT LOVE and it makes me smile down deep that you haters know that!"
The musician opens the Little Caesars Arena Tuesday night after two months of teasing a potential Republican run for U.S. Senate in MI. His publicist has said he will give fans exclusive insight Tuesday on his political views.
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