Green Day, Pete Wentz, Lorde, and more react to events in Charlottesville

Green Day, Pete Wentz, Lorde, and more react to events in Charlottesville 

Posted: 2:05 pm Monday, August 14th, 2017

By Sam

We all watched in horror over the weekend as alt-right violence and protests broke out in Charlottesville. We witnessed racism and hatred we once believed and hoped was a thing of the past. That anger and emotion spread quickly around the world as the nightmare on Virginia’s campus escalated. That included many of the bands and artists we love. From the powerful words of Green Day “…in the words of our punk forefathers .. Nazi punks f*** off”, to Pharrell “If you’re not outraged, you’re not paying attention”. Here are some of those reactions:

If you're not outraged, you're not paying attention. #myselfie

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Reject White Supremacy! Art credit 🔥 @juliosalgado83

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