Many of our favorite actors, athletes, musicians, and influencers pride themselves on being “down with the people,” but in regards to such a public case and the unrest in America, most of our favorite celebs haven’t said a word.
We get it, people shouldn’t look to celebs to mobilize the masses during a time of injustice, but it is nice to know they’re aware and that they care.
Despite criticism against Twitter activism, the Ferguson Police Department has decided against releasing the name of the officer responsible for killing Michael Brown due to social media coverage and outrage. So no matter what you think about hashtag activism, it works in some capacity.
The amount of celebrities who’ve weighed in on this tragedy isn’t nearly enough, but stay woke, people.
Here are some of the celebrities who aren’t too wrapped up in popping bottles at the club and taking selfies. Check out their social media activism down under.