These times we live in are as treacherous as ever, especially if you are an African-American and having run-in with the police. As you know, in this week alone two men, Alton Sterling, and Philando Castille, were killed on camera by officers, and another was recently found hanging in Piedmont Park in Midtown Atlanta. Naturally, the Black community is in an uproar and this time Beyonce is in the mix–and militant!
Beyonce posted the following on her site:
The website went on to say the following:
The site continues,
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.
To contact your Congressman or woman click here.
To voice protest for Alton Sterling, click here.
To voice protest for Philando Castile, click here.
Beyonce has become increasingly militant since the death of Trayvon Martin in 2014. We are more than glad to a celebrity, and more importantly, a Black Woman with a powerful platform speaking out and standing up for her people. Truly, we are now card carrying members of The BeyHive and the Formation Movement!. Kudos, Bey, kudos!