The death of George Floyd shocked singer Ellie Goulding (33), but also ashamed.
The British blonde admitted on Twitter that the fatal police violence against the 46-year-old African American left her “in horror”.
– Ellie Goulding (@elliegoulding) June 4, 2020
“I understand white privileges very consciously …”
“After initially being deeply shocked, I have spent the past few days learning and listening and listening to voices that have protested against it for years and have dedicated their lives to this purpose,” writes The How Long Will I Love You “-Singer.
In retrospect, she was “ashamed” not to have deepened her knowledge of human history better. “I’ll be a student in it forever so I can be an ally,” Ellie promises.
“I face the truth without hesitation. I recognize subconscious prejudices. I deliberately understand white privileges and how it has led most of us to where we are today. ”
The 33-year-old sees it as a personal responsibility to help build a better society.
“I’ll deal with it now and forever. I know the importance of gathering for a bigger cause. Our ability to bring about change is real! ”Said the combative message of the musician. (Bang)