Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively also donated US$200,000 towards the NAACP Legal Defense Fund, saying “We’re ashamed that in the past we’ve allowed ourselves to be uninformed about how deeply rooted systemic racism is.”
Angelina Jolie: US$200,000
Angelina Jolie made a US$200,000 donation to the NAACP Legal Defense Fund, saying “Rights don’t belong to any one group to give to another. Discrimination and impunity cannot be tolerated, explained away or justified. I hope we can come together as Americans to address the deep structural wrongs in our society.”
After the controversy of posting a screenshot of his US$50 donation to a bail fund earlier on, Virgil Abloh clarified that he’d donated a total of US$20,500 to bail funds and other anti-racism organisations.
Rapper Megan Thee Stallion donated more than US$10,000 towards Restoring Justice, an organisation in Houston, Texas working towards ending mass incarceration by providing excellent legal, social and spiritual services to people accused of crimes.