Samuel L. Jackson issues ‘violence of the racist police’ challenge to fellow celebrities

Black actor and Morehouse man, Samuel L. Jackson, is not a one to shy away from controversy. Despite the rest of Hollywood, especially Black Hollywood, remaining silent on the recent protests against police violence, Jackson has issued a challenge. “All you celebrities that poured ice water on your heads, here’s a chance to do something else. I challenge all of you to sing the ‘We ain’t gonna stop, till people are free’ song,” he said.

 

 

Mo Barnes
Mo Barnes

Maurice "Mo" Barnes is a graduate of Morehouse College and Political Scientist based in Atlanta. Mo is also a Blues musician. He has been writing for Rolling Out since 2014. Whether it means walking through a bloody police shooting to help a family find justice or showing the multifaceted talent of the Black Diaspora I write the news.



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