For the past week, protests have been held across the globe demanding justice for the senseless killings of African-Americans such as George Floyd, Breonna Taylor and countless of other black Americans that have been victims of police brutality and racism. Celebrities from around the world have been sharing their outrage and showing support for the black community – by donating to charities and paying for the bail of those arrested in the protests.
Using their power and influence to educate those on the matter, celebrities such as Beyoncé, Jay Z and Cardi B have been vocal on racism and are calling for a change on society’s perception of black people.
Below are just some of the celebrities that are using their platform to advocate for justice and the end of racism…
Educate, speak up, donate: what you can do right now to support Black Lives Matter