Kim Kardashian West Goes to Bat for Kanye, Acknowledges Bipolar Episode
Kim kardashianjumps to the defense of her husband, Kanye west, publicly acknowledging that he is in the midst of a serious mental health problem … which is of concern to all his loved ones.
Kim says, “As many of you know, Kanye suffers from bipolar disorder. Anyone who has it or has someone close in their life who has it, knows how incredibly complicated and painful it is to understand. ‘ve never talked about it publicly. how it affected us at home because I am very protective of our children and Kanye’s right to privacy regarding his health. But today I think I should comment because of the stigma and misconceptions about mental health. “
Kim continued in a social media post, “Those who understand mental illness or even compulsive behavior know that the family is powerless unless the member is a minor. People who are unaware or distant from this experience may be judgmental and not understand that the individual himself must engage in the for help, no matter the efforts of family and friends. “
Apparently referring directly to her husband’s disturbing rally in South Carolina over the weekend, Kim said … “I understand Kanye comes under criticism as he is a public figure and his actions can sometimes provoke him. strong opinions and emotions. He is a bright but complicated person who, in addition to the pressure of being an artist and a black man, who has lived through the painful loss of his mother, and has to deal with the pressure and in isolation exacerbated by his bipolar disorder. Those close to Kanye know his heart and sometimes understand that his words do not match his intentions. “
That being said, Kim was also extremely supportive of Kanye’s creativity and success as a businessman. As she said, “Living with bipolar disorder does not diminish or invalidate your dreams and creative ideas, no matter how small or how impossible they are for some. It’s part of his genius and as we have all seen, many of his big dreams have come true. “
Kim breaks silence on Kanye’s disturbing behavior … which started in South Carolina and continued with Twitter collapses Monday and Tuesday evening.
He also targeted his stepmother, Kris jenner, and shared a text he texted her, urging her to call and stop ignoring him. You also hinted that she was behind Kim posing for Playboy and selling her sex tape.
Before that – as we first told you – Kanye’s country stop off the rails On Sunday in North Charleston, South Carolina, he sounded the alarm bells about his illness … in addition to raising questions about his political future.
During the rally you were controversial claiming that Harriet tubman did not free the slaves … and potentially hurt his business later threatening to cut ties with Adidas and Gap.
He also got VERY personal about his family … openly discussing how during Kim’s first pregnancy they talked about abortion, which he says he wants. Kanye has even admitted that Kim might divorce him for leaking this information, and our sources tell us the family is definitely upset by it.
All of this recent bizarre behavior dates back to July 4, when the rapper made a surprise Twitter announcement revealing his presidential candidacy.
TMZ broke history … those close to Kanye are adamant that he is in the middle of a severe bipolar episode – which Kim now confirms – and they say it impacted her decision making.
You will remember … Kanye has said in the past sometimes he doesn’t take his medication for bipolar disorder because it stifles his creativity.
In her message on Wednesday morning, Kim called on the public and the media to show Kanye, and their family, “the compassion and empathy necessary for us to get through this.”
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