Indie musician Phoebe Bridgers has been an outspoken opponent of the Supreme Courtroom’s overturning of Roe v. Wade. Following the Courtroom’s determination in June 2022, Bridgers took the stage at Glastonbury Competition in the UK and expressed her anger with the crowd.
Phoebe Bridgers known as out the Supreme Courtroom
Bridgers addressed the Courtroom’s determination instantly afterward on Twitter, calling the ruling “f***ing evil.”
When she was on stage at Glastonbury, she didn’t waste any time in addressing the elephant in the room. “I’m having the s***tiest day,” she stated.
“Are there any Americans here?” she requested, including, “Who wants to say ‘F*** the Supreme Court?’” She then counted down the crowd right into a chant of “F*** the Supreme Court.”
“F*** that s***, f*** America,” she stated. “Like all these irrelevant motherf***ers trying to tell us what to do with our f***ing bodies.”
Phoebe Bridgers had an abortion in 2021
The Supreme Courtroom’s determination is very private for Bridgers. In Might 2022, after a draft of the Courtroom’s determination was leaked to the press, Bridgers took to Twitter to share her expertise with abortion.
“I had an abortion in October of last year while I was on tour,” she admitted. “I went to Planned Parenthood where they gave me the abortion pill. It was easy.”
With reproductive healthcare seemingly in jeopardy, Bridgers was agency in her stance. “Everyone deserves that kind of access,” she stated, sharing an extended checklist of abortion funds for folks to donate to.
Olivia Rodrigo and different stars spoke out about the Supreme Courtroom determination
Olivia Rodrigo was additionally at Glastonbury after the Courtroom’s determination, and used her time on stage to name out the reversal of abortion rights. She even introduced out beloved British singer Lily Allen for a rendition of her hit single “F*** You” devoted to the Supreme Courtroom.
“I’m devastated and terrified that so many women and so many girls are going to die because of this,” Rodrigo stated. “I wanted to dedicate this next song to the five members of the Supreme Court who have showed us that at the end of the day, they truly don’t give a s*** about freedom. This song goes out to the justices Samuel Alito, Clarence Thomas, Neil Gorsuch, Amy Coney Barrett, and Brett Kavanaugh. We hate you.” Each Rodrigo and Allen put up their center fingers.
The 2022 BET Awards, which additionally befell in the wake of the Courtroom’s determination, additionally contained a number of moments of artists standing up for what they imagine in.
Present host Taraji P. Henson wasted no time in addressing the difficulty in her opening monologue. “It’s about damn time we talk about the fact that guns have more rights than a woman,” she stated. “It’s a sad day in America. A weapon that can take lives has more rights than a woman that can give life — if she wants to.”
“It’s giving pro-choice,” Latto stated in her greatest new artist award acceptance speech. “It’s never giving a man policing my body.”
Janelle Monáe was extra direct, utilizing a center finger and saying “F*** you, Supreme Court.”