Trump, an entrepreneur, businessman and real estate tycoon-turned President of the United States, was always revered by the African American community and the Hip-Hop industry as an economic and cultural icon. Only up until recently, when campaigning for the presidency in 2016, has the mogul and once-adored portrait of the American dream, has been labeled as a “racist”. The author dispels the widespread opinion and slander, which is accepted as fact and uncovers its origins. She also analyzes the claim from a historical, political, economic and just plain-old common sense view. The author, Mykel Barthelemy, is a Black American woman.