In support of the Black Lives Matter movement Angelina donatwa $200,000 to the NAACP Legal Defense Fund.
It has been reported by Entertainment Weekly that Angelina said in a statement to the outlet that,
“Rights don’t belong to any one group to give to another. Discrimination and impunity cannot be tolerated, explained away or justified. I hope we can come together as Americans to address the deep structural wrongs in our society. I stand with the NAACP Legal Defense Fund in their fight for racial equality, social justice, and their call for urgent legislative reform.”
Angelina herself has “been having difficult and necessary conversations with [her six children] about race” over the years. A source additionally told the outlet that the Angelina’s thoughts have been with the families of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery following their tragic deaths, and those who are struggling during these tough times.
Angelina is one of many people who have given or encouraged others to donate to the NAACP Legal Defense Fund. You can donate to the organization here.