“This isn’t a meet and greet.”
Yesterday, hundreds of individuals took to the streets of Los Angeles to protest the loss of life of George Floyd.
Quite a few celebs went out to indicate their assist, together with Halsey.
The 25-year-old was on the frontlines in LA’s Fairfax Distract for a number of hours, together with rapper Yungblud.
Apparently, some followers noticed the singer out yesterday and thought it was an acceptable time to ask for selfies, which Halsey shortly referred to as them out for on Twitter.
Folks have been fast to agree that protests aren’t a “meet and greet.”
Some steered that Halsey and different celebs — lots of whom have been carrying face coverings in mild of COVID — disguise themselves to keep away from overzealous followers…
…however others identified that doing so could counter the affect of celebs utilizing their platform.
Many additionally famous that any photographs of protesters — celebs or in any other case — may probably trigger hurt.
Later, Halsey went on to name out media that wrote about celebrities in a means that was off-message, or as she stated, “what persons are carrying on the protests.”
Although some celebrities could also be prepared to take photographs at protests (which may be very good of them), now isn’t the time.
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