The bombshell has also reached Hollywood, and as often happens, actors and actresses are taking to the field. In some cases they did so physically. Many stars signed an open letter, published by Artists 4 Ceasefire, in which they urged US President Joe Biden to “call for an immediate halt to escalation and a ceasefire in Gaza and Israel before more lives are lost.” from Cate Blanchett to Florence Pughfrom Jessica Chastain to Joaquin Phoenixuntil Kristen Stewart, Michael Moore, Oscar Isaac And Susan Sarandon: Everyone demands an end to the conflict.
“More than 5,000 people have been killed in the past week and a half, a number that anyone with a conscience knows is catastrophic. We believe that every life is sacred, Regardless of religion or race, e.g We condemn the killing of Palestinian and Israeli civiliansWe read in the letter that carries about fifty signatures between actors and musicians appearing among them Andrew Garfield, Quinta Bronson, Ayo Edebiri, Hasan Minhaj, Dua Lipa, Sandra Oh, Jeremy Strong, Rachel Sinnott and Ramy Youssef.
The appeal urges the United States and all world leaders to “honor all lives in the Holy Land and call for and facilitate a ceasefire without delay, an end to the bombing of Gaza, and the safe release of the hostages.” Half of Gaza’s population of two million are children, and more than two-thirds of them are refugees forced to flee their homes. Humanitarian aid must be allowed to reach them.” “We believe the United States can play a decisive diplomatic role To end the suffering, we join the United States Congress, UNICEF, Doctors Without Borders, the International Committee of the Red Cross and many others. Saving human lives is a moral duty.”
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