Australian minister says Kanye West could be denied entry

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By Lewis Jackson SYDNEY (Reuters) – American rapper Ye, formerly known as Kanye West, may not be suitable for an Australian visa because of his history of anti-Semitic remarks, a government minister said on Wednesday, as pressure mounted to deny the award-winning rapper entry. Minister for Education Jason Clare condemned Ye’s “awful” anti-Semitic comments involving Hitler and the Holocaust, saying others who had made similar statements had been denied visas. “People like that who’ve applied for visas to get into Australia in the past have been rejected,” Clare said in an interview on Channel N…

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