Steve Ford (Parkinson's UK) – Comment on Thoughtless Kanye West Parkinson's LyricsFollow
Kanye West has shown an inexcusable level of stupidity and cruelty towards people living with an incurable condition.
Life with Parkinson's is difficult enough without becoming fodder for insensitive celebrities, who should know better, looking for their next big hit.
People with Parkinson’s have to cope with intolerable social discrimination on a daily basis – often to the point where they are afraid to go out in public.
This sort of thoughtless, callous comment can only serve to make things even worse for them.
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