Game of Thrones star Lena Headey got pissed off as she showed her support to the ‘Stop Asian Hate’ movement with a statement on her Instagram page.
Racist phrases such as ‘China Flu,‘ ‘Kung Flu’ or ‘Wuhan Flu’ have normalized open acts of hate against Asians of all nationalities for the past year in America and other countries. To empower families and communities affected by the violence, the Asian Hall of Fame released a direct call to action on the Asian Hall of Fame #StopAsianHate GoFundMe page.
Olivia Munn, Chrissy Teigen, and many other celebrities showed their support for this movement and called for the eradication of hate crime against Asians.
Lena Headey took to Instagram and showed her anger with a statement. In the statement, the 47-year-old actress said that angry about greed and guns and supported the ‘Stop Gun Violence Now’ and ‘Stop Asian Hate’ movements.
Here’s what Lena Heady said:
“I’m just fkin angry. I’m angry about greed and guns #stopgunviolencenow I’m angry and fkin sad when we live such privileged lives and still fall so short of simple humanity, of empathy, of compassion, of equality, of love… Simple fkin love for our brothers and sisters in this world. #stopasianhate”
An IG user wrote:
“Living as a white privileged, always upper middle class white Mother to four girls, I agree 100% I am sick a pissed AF and struggle to understand how ANYONE can carry along like precious people are dying and suffering.”
“Asian lives matter.”
See the Instagram post below.