Miley Cyrus Responds to Criticism Over Texas Shooting Comments

Miley Cyrus took to Instagram on Monday, November 7, to reply to criticism for her heartfelt put up about gun management within the wake of the mass taking pictures at a church in Texas.

Earlier within the day the singer, 24, posted a message calling for gun management after a gunman killed 26 folks, together with eight members of 1 household, and injured greater than 20 others throughout a church service within the small city of Sutherland Springs.

“My dreams have become nightmares & those nightmares , reality … This isn’t fair , this isn’t right , this isn’t just , this isn’t human! This is a TERRORIST act by a WHITE AMERICAN MAN!” the Grammy nominee wrote. “I am heartbroken & embarrassed. Mortified by our country & its s–tty system , lack of control/laws! This does NOT HAVE or NEED to happen! It’s devastatingly disgusting!”

Referencing the lyrics to her tune “Bad Mood,” she continued, “I wanted to bring awareness to the fact that everyday we are waking up to more terrifyingly painful information that makes it nearly impossible to feel optimistic that things are going to change! They say it gets worst before it gets better in some cases & I wish on every star that this is the worst of it! I continue to be hopeful that enough is enough and the eyes of the ignorant will open and realize that (gun) VIOLENCE has to stop! This a–holes Facebook profile photo was a f–king riffle ! ‘I don’t know how much more it can take!’ #F–kGuns#F–kViolence My love is with you TX!”

While a number of followers commented positively on her put up (and it attracted greater than half 1,000,000 likes), others took challenge together with her declaring white American male was accountable for the assault.

But the “Malibu” singer didn’t again down and returned to Instagram with one other put up defending her feedback.

I might like to imagine that EVERY one that takes the lifetime of one other being is ” mentally ill ” …. it is arduous to conceptualize sane human may commit such a hideous crime. BUT I’m sorry Donald Trump this positively is a ” GUNS SITUATION” I’m aghast by the response of my newest put up , it’s fully superb to me how defensive and in denial this nation actually is! You aren’t centered on the horrific tragedy I addressed however extra angered that I’m placing a BIG brilliant highlight on the actual fact it was a “WHITE AMERICAN MALE” terrorist that walked in & killed 26 folks (together with youngsters) leaving 20 severely injured ! All of a sudden …. ” we are all equal ” “human is human” “skin color doesn’t matter ” (NOW neither does gender) “makes no difference if they were male or female” …… BUT these issues completely matter when … somebody fully reliable is working for president (versus somebody who is not) , when a automobile runs over harmless folks whereas professing their love to a GOD totally different from yours , it positive issues to the cops after they beat and even kill harmless folks of shade , it even issues on the airport/on an airplane or in immigration when of us are fully profiled & judged for his or her background . NOW it does not matter if somebody is a person or girl? Well that is information to me and the HH basis as a result of it has been years of preventing for gender equality and the correct to be the intercourse you determine with or marry the one you like! There has ALWAYS been a problem with these topics till NOW. So since this tragedy has occurred (coming off the cusp of Vegas, one other terroristic act by a white American male) DONT START to be all harmless! Gender , race , & faith HAS and continues to matter for all of the incorrect causes & that is solely the start of how backwards this nation is! All of you might be so centered on defending your self, you have fully forgotten that you simply’re not the one one which has to stay on this nation or on this planet! Aren’t you exhausted? Because to be trustworthy I’m fucking sick and uninterested in beginning on a regular basis with tears and in mourning! Let’s unite! Trump by no means wanted to construct a wall for us , we have executed it ourselves! Love!

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“I am aghast by the reaction of my latest post,” Cyrus wrote. “It is completely amazing to me how defensive and in denial this country really is! You are not focused on the horrific tragedy I addressed but more angered that I am putting a BIG bright spotlight on the fact it was a ‘WHITE AMERICAN MALE’ terrorist that walked in & killed 26 people (including children) leaving 20 severely injured!”

“Since this tragedy has occurred (coming off the cusp of Vegas, another terroristic act by a white American male) DONT START to be all innocent! Gender , race , & religion HAS and continues to matter for all the wrong reasons & that’s only the beginning of how backwards this country is!” she continued. “All of you are so focused on protecting yourself, you’ve completely forgotten that you’re not the only one that has to live in this country or on this planet! Aren’t you exhausted? Because to be honest I am f–king sick and tired of starting everyday with tears and in mourning! Let’s unite! Trump never needed to build a wall for us , we’ve done it ourselves! Love!”

The put up has greater than 300,00zero likes and Cyrus adopted it up by posting footage of a few of her favourite white American males, together with her father, Billy Ray Cyrus, and her brothers, Braison and Trace. “I do NOT & refuse to generalize or stereotype!” she captioned the pics. “You are all correct to believe every human deserves the same respect …. but please keep that in mind when you’re judging others. NOT just with the race , religion , gender , or sexuality which YOU identify with. Deal?”

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