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Emma Watson responds to backlash for her Blackout Tuesday Instagram post

1 month ago   |   By Marie Claire

Credit: Presley Ann / Getty Emma Waston has responded to backlash for her blackouttuesday Instagram post yesterday, telling her followers ‘I see your anger, sadness and pain.'
The black square was initially used as an online protest in the wake of George Floyd's death to show solidarity and support for the Black Lives Matter movement .
It was shared by many across the globe but divided opinion with many believing that lasting change must come from actions offline and noting that using blacklivesmatter alongside it was flooding the hashtag feed with black squares, therefore pushing down...
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Emma Watson's Trio of Blackout Tuesday Squares Brings Backlash

Emma Watson's Trio of Blackout Tuesday Squares Brings Backlash

1 month ago   |   By Huffington Post

Emma Watson has responded to scrutiny after critics accusing her of jumping on a trend by posting a trio of black squares on her Instagram account as part of the “Blackout Tuesday” campaign. Watson's feed initially featured three black squares with white borders, accompanied by the hashtags blackouttuesday, theshowmustbepaused, amplifymelanatedvoice and amplifyblackvoices. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Emma Watson on Jun 2, 2020 at 1:49am PDT View this post on Instagram A post shared by Emma Watson on Jun 2, 2020 at 11:08am PDT View this post on Instagram A post shared by...
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