Bryson Gray became popular on social media after he donned a supersized MAGA hat in protest of those who shamed him for supporting Trump, according to the Pluralist. “I have a lot of friends who tell me that I shouldn’t support Donald Trump because I’m black,” said Gray while being interviewed by CBS17.
“They also said I shouldn’t wear the MAGA hat, so I bought the biggest MAGA hat,” Gray continued. The clip showing Gray’s interview was aired on the Twitter account for the Trump War Room, which shared the video to its 300,000 followers.
Gray’s interview was shared over 10,000 times and received over 33,000 likes. Gray also increased the number of followers on his personal social media account. Many commenters showed support for Gray and his decision to stand firm on his right to support Trump.