By Ann Brown
“Star Wars” actor John Boyega tweeted a simple message in the wake of the death of George Floyd, the Minneapolis man who died after being suffocated by the cop arresting him while Floyd said repeatedly, “I can’t breathe.”
First, Boyega posted this Wednesday on Twitter: “This just burns. Seems to be a never-ending cycle. The murderers need to be charged severely. Even in the face of death this man was given zero empathy,” with the hashtags #RIPGeorgeFloyd #BlackLivesMatter #JusticeForGeorgeFloyd accompanied by a photo of Floyd.
Next, Boyega tweeted that he “really f*cking” hates racists.
But some people were offended by his direct and clear words, saying he was discriminatory towards white people. Others criticized his word choices as a Disney star.
But Boyega isn’t backing down. He’s sticking by what he said.
He’s being applauded for doing so. One person tweeted, “I can’t believe someone has to defend Click here to read entire article