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Celebrities React To The Shooting Death Of Alton Sterling By Police
1. The world is outraged after a video surfaced on Tuesday night of a Baton Rouge, Louisiana police officer shooting and killing an unarmed Black man who was selling CDs outside of a Food Mart. Sterling was shot multiple times in the chest and back and died immediately.Source: 1 of 11
2. Zendaya was one of the first celebs to react on social media.
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How many more times must this happen for us to matter? How many more must we lose?— Zendaya (@Zendaya) July 6, 2016
BLACK. LIVES. MATTER. #AltonSterling
3. Diggy Simmons shared his feelings on Twitter.Source: 3 of 11
4. NBA star John Wall simply tweeted Sterling’s name.Source: 4 of 11
5. D.L Hughley spoke out on cops wearing body cams.Source: 5 of 11
6. Activist Deray Mckesson shared his disbelief.
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#AltonSterling could've been me, or you, or my uncle, or my father. & they killed him so easily. It was just so easy for them to kill him.— deray (@deray) July 6, 2016
7. Samira Wiley wants the media to “Say His Name.”
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#AltonSterling. Say his name.— Samira Wiley (@samirawiley) July 6, 2016
8. Karrueche shared her condolences.
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Love and prayers to Baton Rouge #AltonSterling— Karrueche Tran (@karrueche) July 6, 2016
9. Amy Schumer sent her love.Source: 9 of 11
10. NBA star Jeremy Lin expressed his frustration.Source: 10 of 11
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