A video showing neo-Nazi Richard Spencer being punched in the face Jan. 20, 2017, went viral on social media over the weekend, duplicated in numerous memes, including one using Run The Jewels's "Blockbuster Night, Pt. 1" as a soundtrack to the punching.
"This is amazing," Killer Mike tweeted, sharing the link to the video featuring his track, which sparked a debate over how ethical it was to punch neo-Nazis in the face.
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"You do realize dudes a nazi wanna be. I think it's ok for a white guy to knock the shit outta a nazi, still (sic)," commented the rapper.
“Last I checked Nazis were still on My Granddads ’fuck up on site’ list,” argued the Atlanta-born rapper in a Twitter debate about punching neo-Nazis
Spencer is credited for rebranding white supremacism into the softer designation "alt-right movement, calling for "peaceful ethnic cleansing."