In an interview with CNN Van Jones. Following Kim Kardashian West’s victory in securing Alice Marie John son’s freedom; The 63-year-old first-time nonviolent drug offender who in 1996 was given a life sentence without parole
She has already served 21 years out of her life imprisonment sentence.
Kim Kardashian West was pictured standing behind Donald Trump, The president of the United States. Who was all smiles in the picture.
People have since then criticized her for letting the United State President who seems to always have a hidden motive for every action, use her.
In the interview she responded thus:
“I think Kanye’s already given him legitimacy in that way,”
In reference to her Husband. Kanye west who is an active and controversial supporter of POTUS
She further defended her stance by adding that she was already campaigning for the release of Alice Marie Johnson many months before now
And doesn’t think The president can leverage on what she has just achieved for Alice Marie Johnson who is extremely grateful to Kim Kardashian West For commemorating her release.
In her own words, she told Van Jones.
“I was working on this before. I don’t think I would be used. At the end of the day, he heard me out. We got the job done. What could he really use me for?”
Watch Interview Video Below: