Rihanna, John Legend and More React to Use Of Tear Gas on the Mexican Border


Countless celebrities are talking out towards President Donald Trump after U.S. Customs and Border Protection brokers on the San Ysidro border crossing used tear fuel on quite a few migrants, together with kids, on Sunday (Nov. 25).

Rihanna, who beforehand endorsed Democrats Andrew Gillum and Stacey Abrams throughout the midterm elections and shut down Trump's use of her music at his rallies, took to Instagram to name the incident on the border nothing lower than “terrorism.” John Legend additionally dubbed the assaults “evil” in a tweet.

Alyssa Milano, one other outspoken critic of Trump, went after the President in an specific tweet, calling him an “evil-creature individual.”

Other celebrities like Mark Hamill, Anne Hathaway and Eva Longoria spoke out towards Trump, sharing the incident’s emblematic image of an asylum looking for mom and her kids fleeing from the tear fuel.

Star Trek’s George Takei issued a phrase of warning to his followers about Trump’s ambitions. “Make no mistake: Trump is testing whether or not he can get away with issues like firing tear fuel at younger kids,” Takei tweeted. “He is banking on racism to get his manner. We should oppose and condemn this. Now.” 

Check out extra of the reactions beneath.