Learn from these.
Obviously, it's very important for celebrities to use their platforms to speak out against the injustices in the world right now, especially police brutality. A lot of celebrities have used their platforms and position of influence to speak out in a positive, productive way.
a lot of things feel scary, dangerous and uncertain right now... but there are things within our control: voting, contacting lawmakers, and taking the census. the most important thing you can do right now to take the power back is become a voter and know when your next election..07:09 PM - 29 May 2020
However, some celebs have been doing some pretty tone-deaf, even bizarre things about the state of the world right now. Many of them have been met with backlash — and it's important we learn from their mistakes. Here's what they've done:
1. David Guetta gave this super tone-deaf performance:
2. Madonna was met with backlash for her bizarre George Floyd tribute that just showed her adopted son dancing:
.@Madonna shares video of son dancing to honor George Floyd: “Brutal murder travels around the world. My son David Dances to honor and pay tribute to George and His Family and all Acts of Racism and Discrimination that happen on a daily basis in America.”02:29 AM - 29 May 2020
3. Actress Sasha Pieterse Sheaffer tweeted this weird quote:
4. Ellen tweeted "For things to change, things must change."
Like so many of you, I am angry and I am sad. People of color in this country have faced injustice for far too long. For things to change, things must change. We must commit ourselves to this change with conviction and with love.03:42 AM - 31 May 2020