In recent days it has known on an international level the case of Ahmaud Arbery
, a man of 25 years was killed by authorities as he ran around his neighborhood in the state of Georgia, united States. Like so many other times we have seen in the headlines of similar stories, in the first instance has ruled that the police officer responsible for the death will not be arrested.
For that reason, two weeks after the murder, some celebrities known in the whole world, that have several million followers in the social networks, have wanted to take to ask for justice for him and that the message and story to reach many people.
One of the first to get involved with the case of Arbery, and the most successful in spreading the message, has been the player of the NBA LeBron Jamesthat has chosen to use all of your social networks to share your sense of outrage at the impunity that has been the murder of the young man.
“We are being literally persecuted every day and every time we leave the comfort of our homes! I can’t even go to run, man! Are we kidding? ¡¡¡You have to be kidding!!! Sorry, Ahmaud (Rest in paradise). My prayers and blessings go to your family! #AcechadosPorElSimpleHechoDeSerNegros”, has written the forward for The los Angeles Lakers, who, with more than 2 million of ‘likes’ on its publication, it has gotten other celebrities show solidarity with the cause.
Among these have been highlighted by the american tennis player Serena Williams and the Rapper Snoop Doggwho have wanted to leave their messages in the post from LeBron. In the case of the first, in addition to commenting on “I can’t even accept it. The amount of hatred and disregard that it takes to do this…”, the athlete has published two stories in his profile of Instagram that it has ensured that the only crime of Ahmaud Arbery was “be black”.
“Thank you for raising your voice for our people. There is No justice without peace,” said Snoop Dogg, who, like the colombian artist J Balvin and the american actor Justin Theroux, former spouse of Jennifer Aniston, wanted to share the image of the young man from Georgia in their stories of Instagram.
In addition to these celebrities, other as Justin Bieber and Jamie Foxx have followed the example of LeBron James and have wanted to dedicate posts, entire Ahmaud Arbery. In the case of the canadian, whose wife Hailey Bieber wanted to support the cause also with a history of Instagram, this has been shared with his followers the prayer which is dedicated to the family of the young man and to achieve that justice.
Foxxfor its part , has preferred to focus its argument on the police violence against african americans in the united States and that he has feared since childhood, she says: “I have No words. God bless your family. Why do they hate us so much? This is the question that I’ve done since I was little in Texas… why Do you deserve this?”.
Finally, three other women greatly admired and with a large amount of followers around the world who have wanted to seek justice for Arbery (and so many other young blacks who have been killed without being armed) have been the model for british
the excomponente of Destiny’s Child Kelly Rowland and the actress Olivia Wilde.
In the case of the interpreter, this has wanted to make a direct allusion to the “white supremacy” for noting the source of the problem by the that die each year, dozens of african-americans in the united States: “DEP Ahmaud Arbery. A human being that robbed the future with a bunch of white supremacists. Before it was filtered the tape (of the murder) had not indignation. The police have had this video since the day that he died, and have not done anything. Another chance more. This is America. We need to wake up, this is a disease that affects the entire system. Let’s make this outrage, we move to act. To vote. Think of all the murderers who not even have been recorded”.