What Race? White Celebrities Who Stood Up For Trayvon Martin Too! [Tweets]

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    Source | Globalgrind

    It was the verdict heard ’round the world. George Zimmerman. Not guilty.

    And then the reactions poured in from social media. And it wasn’t just us regular people, celebs had a lot to say. And not just the celebs who have been open supporters of the Martin family from the beginning [like Russell Simmons and Jamie Foxx] but a ton of them – and lots of white celebrities!


    Miley Ray Cyrus @MileyCyrus

    I feel sick.

    Lena Dunham @lenadunham

    No. My heart is with Sybrina Fulton, Rachel Jeantel, everyone who loved Trayvon and has been sent the message that his life didn’t matter.

    Kim Kardashian @KimKardashian

    My heart goes out to Trayvon Martin’s family & loved ones. Thought & prayers being sent their way

    Mandy Moore @TheMandyMoore

    My heart is heavy…for all who knew and loved . His life mattered. This is shameful.

    Michael Moore @MMFlint

    Had a gun-toting Trayvon Martin stalked an unarmed George Zimmerman, and then shot him to death… DO I EVEN NEED TO COMPLETE THIS SENTENCE?

    Katy Perry @katyperry

    Ugh, my tummy turns. RT “@RonanFarrow: American justice: still colorblind (as long as you’re white).”

    Lance Bass @LanceBass

    That he didn’t get at least manslaughter blows my mind. Heart hurts for the Martin family.

    John Cusack @johncusack

    unarmed teenagers have a right to public space – without owning armed citizens any explanation as to their equal right to the sidewalk.

    olivia wilde @oliviawilde

    This has to be a call to action. We must participate in the political process and demand the justice system we ALL deserve.

    Kat Dennings @OfficialKat

    I can’t handle this. All that really matters are Trayvon’s parents, and making sure nothing like this ever happens again.

    Ellen Page @EllenPage

    Well that was a horrible and devastating decision.

    Eliza Dushku @elizadushku

    Oh man.. Just read . My heart goes out to the family. What a nightmare

    Tom Arnold @TomArnold

    Dear Son, I love you and there is no shame in running away from creepy ass crackers.

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