Demi Lovato, Common and More React After No Officers Are Charged in Jacob Blake Shooting
By Zach Seemayer
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The latest news involving the shooting of Jacob Blake has led to outrage and frustration by many on social media.
After it was announced on Tuesday that no charges will be filed against the officers who shot the unarmed Blake in Kenosha, Wisconsin, in August, several famous figures took to Twitter to decry the decision.
Demi Lovato was among the chorus of voices speaking out. The songstress took to Twitter and Instagram to share a simple but powerful message of support: "Justice for Jacob Blake💔."
Another celeb who shared their outrage was Common, who posted a link to a story about the decision not to charge the officers, and wrote, "'An unjust law is no law at all.' Dr. Martin Luther King Jr."
See how a number of other celebrities, public figures and politicians reacted to the news below:
Letting off the cruel racist officers who shot Jacob Blake 8 times in his back in front of his children leaving him paralyzed is the horror of Racism .Its despicable beyond measure .they have announced this today because it’s planned and timed to create violence.