Home Entertainment In shock, stars react to capture of Capitol Hill by pro-Trump protesters

In shock, stars react to capture of Capitol Hill by pro-Trump protesters


NBC News

People and royalty

The demonstration organized by Donald Trump on January 6 completely escalated.

Barely believable images. A scent of civil war hung in Washington DC as pro-Trump protesters took over the Capitol after a speech by the US president aimed at proving alleged US election fraud. On January 6, Ashli ​​Babbitt, a former soldier, lost her life there after a gunshot before the army came to the capital to secure the perimeter. In the United States, reality had therefore surpassed fiction and Hollywood stars, like ordinary people, were completely in shock in front of their screens. Many have reacted on social networks.

Read also> “Insurrection”: Supporters of Donald Trump managed to break into the Capitol

” I am speechless “, tweeted Chris Evans, Captain America from the Marvel saga. “Accepting the results of a legitimate and democratic election is patriotic. To refuse them and incite violence is anti-American ”, argued Karlie Kloss, former friend of Ivanka Trump and wife of the brother of Jared Kushner, the adviser to Donald Trump. Khloé Kardashian, “Disgusted”, preferred to denounce the “White privilege” demonstrators in attendance.

As an American citizen, the daughter of two veterans and the sister of another, I am ashamed of what is happening in Washington. Hypocrisy, shame, embarrassment. Non-patriotic sheep that drink dangerous words. A sad day for America ”, confided singer P! nk, bitter. “It’s a coup was fomented for a reality TV star to remain in power”, meanwhile tweeted Alyssa Milano with irony. Ashton Kutcher, Alec Baldwin, Mark Ruffalo or Cardi B also shared their anger.

READ MORE  Chrissy Teigen reveals she can't have any more children