All fifty states within the US have every seen protests and rallies in current days, with the killing of George Floyd reigniting a world motion that highlights many years of injustice, oppression, and systemic racism. Folks from varied nations have additionally joined in, and MMA fighters from outdoors the US have been collaborating as effectively.
UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya gave an impassioned speech in New Zealand not too long ago, and now extra MMA stars additionally marched in London. As seen on social media, British fighters from each Bellator and UFC in Michael Web page, Jimi Manuwa and Darren Stewart all supported the Black Lives Matter motion on Wednesday.
The three MMA fighters posed in entrance of an indication that claims “the UK isn’t harmless.”
“Fighters In Extra Methods Than One,” Stewart’s caption wrote, together with the hashtag for Black Lives Matter.
1000’s attended the peaceable protest in London’s Hyde park, with varied different British public figures and celebrities (like Star Wars actor John Boyega) delivering emotional speeches, and utilizing their platforms to unfold the message.
The fighters additionally took to social media in regards to the current occasions: