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After months of public drama, Kanye West apologizes for the stress he caused Kim Kardashian. During a September 22 appearance on “hello america” West shared a change of heart after being criticized for ridiculing his ex and the mother of his four children on social media. “She is the mother of my children, and I apologize for any stress I ‘ve caused, even in my frustration, because God is calling me to be stronger,” he said.
Next their separation over the past year, West has repeatedly aired disagreements with Kardashian over co-parenting their children. Among these publicly shared scruples, he expressed a desire for his daughter North West will not be allowed on social media, as well as a disapproval of her clothes. west too poked fun at Kardashian’s relationship with comedian Pete Davidsonwho from the end of 2021 to August 2022.
Though he’s now apologizing, in that same interview, West also echoed that sentiment as he expressed an imbalance in his co-parenting with Kardashian: “But also, no one else is going to cause stress either.” He added: “I need that person to be less stressed, and the best sound mind and as calm as possible to be able to raise these children.”
West claimed he had to fight for any words regarding their children. “I have a voice, but I had to fight for it. It hurts you when you have to scream about what your kids are wearing… It was kind of a disregard for the voice of something that I co-created,” he said. . “I have the right to have a voice in what my kids wear, what they watch, what they eat. I have a platform where I can say what so many dads can’t. out loud.”
Apparently, the former couple’s most recent point of contention is over the school their children attend, as West would like them to attend his gospel school, Donda Academy. “I want my children to go to Donda, and I have to fight to have a say.”
— Hello America (@GMA) September 22, 2022
In February, Kardashian responded to West’s various attacks on his parenthood in a statement, writing, “Kanye’s constant need to attack me in interviews and on social media is actually more hurtful than any TikTok North could create. . . . Divorce is bad enough difficult for our children and Kanye’s obsession with trying to control and manipulate our situation so negatively and publicly only causes more pain for everyone.” While Kardashian has said she wants “nothing more than a healthy and supportive co-parenting relationship,” West’s behavior “continues to make that impossible every step of the way.” She concluded her statement with, “I wish to handle all matters regarding our children privately.”
Although West apologizes somewhat for his antagonistic social media posts, it’s clear he’s still not playing ball when it comes to keeping their family disagreements private.