The Weeknd Donates $250,000 to Black Lives Matter.

Aug 11, 2016 | G-BLOG | 0 comments

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R&B singer The Weeknd recently donated $250,000 to the Black Lives Matter movement. The donation was confirmed his representatives, according to other US reports.

The 26-year-old had tweeted his support for the movement last month. “Enough is enough.`read his tweet, It’s time to stand up for this. We can either sit and watch, or do something about it. The time is now.”

Earlier this month the musician, whose parents emigrated to Canada from Ethiopia, had donated $50,000 to the University of Toronto to establish an Ethiopic studies course.

 

Source: NationalPost.com

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