"I'm going to try to explain this as if you were a child, because it feels like that’s the only way you will understand” singer Billie Eilish commented on the global racial movement that has been taken part of the United States and the world after the controversial death of George Floyd. Check this article to see what the pop star said!
The Grammy Award Winning Singer posted a statement on Instagram this weekend in response to the recent riots cause by George Floyd’s murder.
In her post, she addressed anyone who uses the phrase "All lives matter" and echoed the voices of many in explaining why that sentiment is so damaging and wrong.
Eilish stated ‘If I hear one more white person say ‘All Lives Matter’ one more time I’m going to lose my mind” she continues “If all lives matter why are black people killed for just being black…why are White people given opportunities that other races aren’t?
A powerful message that will leave you thinking. She concluded her post with the viral hashtag #JusticeForGeorgeFloyd. Since she posted her message on Instagram, it's gone massively viral, amassing nearly 6 million likes in just a few days. You can read Billie's full statement in the below: