We stand with all those who want to end oppression, the joint statement said.
More than 40 Hollywood stars, along with Harry Potter star Emma Watson, have issued a joint statement in support of Palestine. January 15, 2022. Famous stars include Susan Sarandon, Mark Ruffalo, Gail Garcia Bernal, Peter Capeldi, Maxine Beck, Vigo Mortensen, Steve Cogan, Charles Dance and Harriet Walter.
“We support Emma Watson’s simple statement that solidarity is a process, including meaningful solidarity with Palestinians who are fighting for their human rights under international law,” the artists wrote in their letter.
We oppose injustice anywhere in the world and we stand with all those who want to end oppression.
The letter said that the signatories believe that there is a potential power imbalance between Israel, the occupying power and the Palestinians. Israel is subject to military occupation and a racist regime. Human Rights Watch and Bethlehem also called Israel racist.
The statement from the big stars announced their solidarity with what Watson posted on his Instagram page earlier this month. When he shared a sentence saying that solidarity is an act, it was written on a picture of the protesters taken in a march. Express solidarity with Palestine.