Matthew McConaughey is asking for an finish to gun violence after tragedy caught his Texas hometown.
After a gunman opened hearth in a Uvalde, Texas elementary college Could 24, killing 19 college students and two academics, the actor shared a passionate plea to his Instagram.
“The true name to motion now’s for each American to take an extended and deeper look within the mirror, and ask ourselves, ‘What’s it that we really worth? How can we restore the issue? What small sacrifices can we individually take immediately, to protect a more healthy and safer nation, state, and neighborhood tomorrow?'” he wrote to his 6.3 million followers. “We can’t exhale as soon as once more, make excuses, and settle for these tragic realities as the established order.”
“As Individuals, Texans, moms and dads, it is time we re-evaluate, and renegotiate our needs from our wants,” the dad of three continued. “We now have to rearrange our values and discover a widespread floor above the devastating American actuality that has tragically change into our kids’s subject.”