Here are Twitter reactions of celebrities who have taken to social media in support of justice for the “Gentle Giant” and father of six.
Marching w/ family of Eric Garner & NAN Staten Island. Eric died after being being placed in a chokehold by police. pic.twitter.com/OWypHF2V0Y
— Reverend Al Sharpton (@TheRevAl) July 19, 2014
Brother Eric Garner No Longer Breathes Courtesy Of Banned NYPD Chokehold. Rest In Power. http://t.co/dlqAUvede9
— Spike Lee (@SpikeLee) July 21, 2014
his name was Eric Garner. #EndPoliceBrutality.
— Questlove Gomez (@questlove) July 19, 2014
Prayers to the family of Eric Garner.
And to all the other families of innocent samaritans killed senselessly by law enforcement.
— OMAR EPPS (@omarepps) July 20, 2014
Are u fucking kidding me???? This is beyond sad...My condolences & prayers got out this mans family. http://t.co/REBtY4llrF
— Kevin Hart (@KevinHart4real) July 20, 2014
— ASHANTI (@ashanti) July 22, 2014
— Sal Masekela (@SalMasekela) July 21, 2014
That's sad to see what those NYPD cops did to Eric Garner.. My prayers go out to his family. #RIPEricGarner
— Randal Grichuk (@RGrich15) July 19, 2014
Crazy how this can happen... #RIPEricGarner
— Harrison Barnes (@hbarnes) July 19, 2014