- Prosvjedi zbog rasne diskriminacije šire se Amerikom
- Jednoj tinejdžerici stradalo je lice u prosvjedu nakon što je pogođena gumenim metkom
- Starleta Kim Kardashian odlučila je pomoći nesretnoj djevojci
Strašne su snimke koje dolaze iz Amerke ovih dana - prosvjedi zbog nasilja policajca nad preminulim Afroamerikancem Georgeom Floydom zapalili su cijelu zemlju kojom se proširio val prosvjeda. Tinejdžerica Shannyn Sharyse prosvjedovala je u Kentuckyju kad je pogođena gumenim metkom u lice dok je navodno snimala prosvjed mobitelom - lice joj je strašno stradalo. Vidjevši ozljede na mladom licu djevojke, Kim Kardashian je odlučila pomoći Shannyn:
This is heartbreaking and so disturbing. Does anyone know how I can get in contact with her? I would love to help her with her medical care if she needs it. pic.twitter.com/37zA65QXau— Kim Kardashian West (@KimKardashian) June 1, 2020
"Ovo slama srce i jako je uznemirujuće. Zna li netko kako je mogu kontaktirati? Željela bih joj pomoći s liječenjem ako joj treba", napisala je potresena Kim, a onda su ljudi spojili ozlijeđenu djevojku i zvijezdu.
Inače, mnoge slavne osobe reagiraju na nasilje u Americi, ali i na rasnu diskriminaciju u svojoj zemlji. Tako je Beyoncé zatražila pravdu za Floyda i u tom cilju pokrenula peticiju:
Između niza ostalih, reagirala je i glumica Reese Witherspoon iznimno dojmljivim natpisom na Instagramu na kojem jednostavno stoji: "Ne ignoriraj nešto samo zato što ti je neugodno".
Last night at dinner, my 7-year-old asked why all the grown ups were so upset. We spoke to him about what happened to George Floyd. Being a white mother trying to explain racism and bigotry to her white son, who did not understand why anyone would treat another human being that way, was heartbreaking. But not nearly as heartbreaking as being a victim of one of these senseless, violent, unconscionable crimes. Not nearly as heartbreaking as being one of the families who have experienced loss and harassment and discrimination daily. Not nearly as heartbreaking as being a mother who lives in fear of what will happen to her children in this world. I grew up going to church. We were taught that we were all the same in the eyes of God. We all breathe the same air. We all bleed the same blood. But that is not what I grew up seeing. It was as hard for me to reconcile the difference between what I was taught in church and what I see in the world. I don’t want that for my kids. Or for yours. We have to be held accountable for what is happening in this country. What happened to George Floyd and Breonna Taylor and Ahmaud Arbery - and countless others - can not go without justice. Please talk to your children about racism, privilege, bigotry and hate. If you aren’t talking to them, someone else is. Regarding comments: I urge you to share this space for meaningful discussion, not hate. There is enough hate in the world. I hope this can be a space for discussion, understanding, growth and LOVE. We all need more of that.