2023 Author: Steven Freeman | [email protected]. Last modified: 2023-05-24 12:22
While she has said in the past that she is not very devout and only prays in the face of great concerns, the highest paid actress in the world, Jennifer Lawrence, took a few seconds to pray and raise a plea on her Facebook account.
The reason for your request? "May sanity and compassion return to the White House."
With her prayer, the winner of the Oscar for best actress in 2013 adds her voice to that of other stars concerned about the repercussion of the immigration veto decreed by President Donald Trump against seven Muslim countries.
"My broken heart is with the innocent lives of Muslim refugees who are struggling to escape terror and find safety for their families. With me, millions of Americans understand that a person's race or religion should never keep them in danger," said Lawrence. on his Facebook.
"It should be the mission of each individual to help protect anyone, regardless of nationality. I pray that sanity and compassion will return to the White House," he added.
At 26, the young actress has led one of Hollywood's brightest careers and one of her most recognized faces, as Time magazine recognized on its 2013 Most Influential List.
The message on Facebook of the protagonist of Hunger Games, which has not been published for a day, had great resonance among the almost 16.5 million. More than 107,000 of her followers liked it and more than 4,000 shared it on their networks.
The origin of the controversy is the executive order signed last week by President Trump that temporarily prohibits the entry into the country of citizens of Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen, even if they have all the necessary documents to enter legally.