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George Floyd protests: Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively donate £161,000 to NAACP

7 monthes ago   |   By The Independent

'We're ashamed that in the past we've allowed ourselves to be uninformed about how deeply rooted systemic racism is'
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Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively admit ‘bias, blindness and mistakes' as they donate $200,000 amid George Floyd protests

Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively admit ‘bias, blindness and mistakes' as they donate $200,000 amid George Floyd protests

7 monthes ago   |   By Metro

Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively have donated to the NAACP Legal Defense Fund
Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively have donated $200,000 to the NAACP Legal Defence Fund amid the Black Lives Matter demonstrations following the death of George Floyd.
Putting their money to a good cause, the showbiz couple has joined the likes of Harry Styles and Chrissy Teigen in donating funds as people - including celebrities such as Halsey and Yungblud - continued to protest around the world.
The parents said they ‘want to educate themselves about other people's experiences' as they pledged the sum to the...
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