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Kesha Speaks Out in Support of Black Lives Matter, Calls Out President Donald Trump

Kesha Speaks Out in Support of Black Lives Matter, Calls Out President Donald Trump

Kesha is speaking out.

The 33-year-old “Tik Tok” singer posted a message on social media on Saturday (May 30) amid protests around the country against police brutality and white supremacy following the murder of George Floyd.

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“I never felt like it was my place to comment on the issue of racist police brutality, and that is part of the problem. What is happening in this country right now is horrific. The murder of black people, because they are black, by law enforcement, or anyone else is a tragedy every time. I have never had to fear because of the color or my skin, and I know that’s something I will never understand. That’s white privilege,” she wrote.

“Racism has never been okay, yet it is part of the history of this country, a sickening part. Racism is very much alive and fueled by a president who calls white supremacists ‘very fine people’ and then threatens protesters with being shot in a time when so many are suffering. It’s embarrassing, nauseating, and infuriating. Being a white person, I know I will never understand how racism feels. I stand for equality and I can’t just be silent while the president encourages violence and does nothing to help heal people’s suffering but rather makes it worse. What is happening right now is bigger than a hashtag. Black lives matter. George Floyd matters. Spread LOVE not hate.”

This fellow pop star also called out the President of the United States…

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