Kim Kardashian and her sister Kourtney joined a slew of celebrities in taking the Fourth of July vacation to protest the Supreme Court docket overturning Roe V. Wade. The truth star siblings kicked off Independence Day by reposting a meme to their Instagram Tales from person @bitton that learn, “4th of July has been canceled as a result of a scarcity of Independence. Sincerely, Ladies,” which was in response to the 1973 landmark resolution being struck down and eliminating the constitutional proper to abortions nationwide.
“Child you’re a firework” is a ten however girls within the US have fewer rights than an precise sparkler smh
— KATY PERRY (@katyperry) July 4, 2022
Katy Perry, whose track “Firework” has change into a 4th of July anthem, adopted go well with by tweeting, “‘Child you’re a firework’ is a ten however girls within the US have fewer rights than an precise sparkler smh.” Oscar winner Jessica Chastain stored it easy with a stunning picture of herself flipping the hen on Instagram and captioning it, “Blissful ‘Independence’ Day from me and my reproductive rights.”
When Choose Clarence Thomas, Samuel Alito, Brett Kavanaugh, Neil Gorsuch and Amy Coney Barrett signed onto the bulk opinion ending federal safety for abortions on June 24, Lizzo pledged $500k from her present tour to go in the direction of Deliberate Parenthood and different abortion rights teams. On the 4th of July, the “About Rattling Time” singer introduced she can be donating 100% of her shapewear firm Yitty’s web proceeds over the weekend to an abortion rights charity.
Prime Chef host Padma Lakshmi stored on model by baking a cake, which learn “Separate Church & State,” which she confirmed off on her Instagram. Within the caption, she added, “Not a lot to have fun this 4th, I’m afraid. Let’s simply hope everybody can preserve protected and peaceable right this moment and that quickly our nation veers away from this precipice. It doesn’t matter what, we’ll preserve combating for the day the place all people have the identical rights, at the very least of their very own individual and physique, have privateness to make their very own selections and to like whom they love and stay in peace.”
The celebrities joined an extended list of luminaries who voiced their outrage when the Supreme Court docket resolution was introduced. Halle Berry, Taylor Swift, Sophie Turner, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Pedro Pascal, Andy Cohen and extra took to social media to fireplace again on the ruling that provides states the precise to make their very own abortion legal guidelines.