Protests were held across the U. Some celebrities joined in on these protests in major cities such as Los Angeles or New York, while other stars used their platforms to highlight a variety of related causes. Stars used their social media presence to draw attention to organizations such as the Brooklyn Bail Fund , which helps keep New York-based protestors out of jail, or GoFundMes that directly benefit the family members of victims, such as the Floyd family's page. We all witnessed his murder in broad daylight. We're broken and we're disgusted. We cannot normalize this pain," the star said.
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At the same time, a surprising number of celebrities have gone the extra mile in raising awareness and advocating for change. Just like thousands upon thousands of people across America, some are braving the pandemic and taking to the streets. Even if it means getting hit by rubber bullets, as was the case with Kendrick Sampson and Halsey. Others are demonstrating how to take action from home—beyond reposting petitions and infographics—and putting their money where their mouths are, donating significant sums to bail funds before asking their financially stable followers to do the same.
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There was no social media. The star wed her first husband, Sony exec Tommy Mottola, in , when she was a newcomer in the industry. Over a decade later, she tied the knot for a second time with Nick Cannon, with whom she shares twins Moroccan and Monroe. Carey is currently in a relationship with backup dancer and choreographer Bryan Tananka , whom she first began dating shortly after her split from Australian billionaire James Packer. I never thought less of them.