marthasback (marthasback) wrote in ohnotheydidnt,
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After Fan Backlash, Taylor Swift Finally Tweets About Black Lives Matter

She was sure to highlight the safest voice possible, former president Barack Obama. She ended her 3 tweet thread with a link with information about voting (a safe, obvious cause that's she's already been vocal about in the past):
Elle noted that this post was made only after ONTD publicized the fan letter that begged Taylor to speak out. She's still liked more tumblr posts about a cover of her song being on Killing Eve than anything about Black Lives Matter.

Also Taylor:



Since Taylor did very little to amplify to voices of those on the frontlines, here's a powerful video of author Kimberly Jones that went viral over the weekend:

https://instagram.com/p/CA5dceQJUF5


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Tags: #blacklivesmatter, celebrity social media, pr training needed, race / racism, taylor swift
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