Harry Styles Teams Up With Everytown For Gun Safety On Final Tour

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Harry Styles had a strong statement to make after the tragic shooting in Uvalde, Texas. On May 27, the “Matilda” singer took to his Instagram account to announce that he’s teaming up with Everytown For Gun Safety on their 2022 North American tour.

“Along with all of you, I have been absolutely devastated by the recent series of mass shootings in America, which culminated at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas at the latest,” he posted on a somber note. . “During our North American tour, we will be partnering with Everytown who work to end gun violence, donating to support their efforts and sharing their suggestions for action,” he added.

He also attached a statistic in the following snapshot stating that “Guns are the number one cause of death among American children and adolescents.” “End Gun Violence,” the caption then read, ending the post in a powerful tone.

Everytown For Gun Safety describes itself as “America’s largest gun violence prevention organization,” according to its official website. Harry plans to donate proceeds from his tour, called Love On Tour, to the charity, according to People.

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Harry Styles performing (Charles Sykes/Invision/AP/Shutterstock)

Harry isn’t the only celebrity who decided to take a stand and use his voice after the devastating Texas shooting. Matthew McConaugheywhose hometown is Uvalde, showed his support by visiting the town and paying tribute to the victims.

Although Matthew chose not to make any public statement at the time of his visit, he took to his social media to post a lengthy call to action on his official Instagram account. In the impassioned post, he said reform in America is crucial, without explicitly mentioning specific gun control measures. Likewise, other beloved personalities such as Taylor Swift, Britney Spears, Selena Gomez, Chris Evansand others all took to their platforms to express their condolences and frustrations.

The horrific fatal incident in Uvalde, Texas, happened on May 24, when an 18-year-old salvador ramos shot and killed 19 students and two teachers at Robb Elementary School. The shooter himself was then allegedly killed by law enforcement after the massacre.

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