Beyonce Writes Open Letter On Police Brutality: “We Don’t Need Sympathy”
Beyonce released a message to her fans on police brutality and criminal justice, in the aftermath of the recent killings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile.
The singer and actress, along with her husband and hip-hop business mogul Jay-Z, is known for her donations to organizations involved in the movement for Black Lives.
With the song “Formation” and visual album “Lemonade”, she’s made her position on racial profiling and police violence succinctly clear: “STOP KILLING US.”
She concluded her call-to-arms with these words:
“We all have the power to channel our anger and frustration into action. We must use our voices to contact the politicians and legislators in our districts and demand social and judicial changes.”
as well as a list of contact information to local members of Congress:
To contact your Congressman or woman click here.
To voice protest for Alton Sterling, click here.
To voice protest for Philando Castile, click here.