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At the premiere for her new film ‘Vox Lux,’ Natalie Portman addresses the fires in California, and anti-Semitism, saying ‘we need to come back to love thy neighbour. (Nov. 10)
APKaty Perry attends the amfAR Gala Los Angeles 2018 at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on October 18, 2018 in Beverly Hills, California.(Photo: Steve Granitz, WireImage)Katy Perry is slamming President Trump over his tweet about the California wildfires, which have forced tens of thousands of people to quickly evacuate their homes, including several high-profile celebrities.In his tweet early Saturday, Trump blamed the “costly” fires on “gross mismanagement of the forests,” adding “Remedy now, or no more Fed payments!”The singer took to Twitter the same day to retweet the president’s tweet with her own reaction, calling Trump’s reaction “heartless.””This is an absolutely heartless response. There aren’t even politics involved. Just good American families losing their homes as you tweet, evacuating into shelters,” she tweeted.This is an absolutely heartless response. There aren’t even politics involved. Just good American families losing their homes as you tweet, evacuating into shelters. https://t.co/DJ4PN26bLZ— KATY PERRY (@katyperry) November 10, 2018Perry wasn’t the only celebrity to call out Trump on his reaction to the fire. John Legend also tweeted out his own snarky thoughts.”Our National Embarrassment can’t bring himself to show some empathy to Californians dealing with a horrific disaster,” he wrote.Our National Embarrassment can’t bring himself to show some empathy to Californians dealing with a horrific disaster. https://t.co/WwLA7UTI8c— John Legend (@johnlegend) November 10, 2018In a follow-up tweet, Legend thanked firefighters for their service.I’m grateful for our brave firefighters doing dangerous work to save their neighbors— John Legend (@johnlegend) November 10, 2018″I’m grateful for our brave firefighters doing dangerous work to save their neighbors,” he wrote.More: Kim Kardashian, Lady Gaga evacuate homes amid Calif. wildfires: ‘Flames have hit our property’More: ‘The Bachelor’ mansion survives California wildfire ‘unscathed’AutoplayShow ThumbnailsShow CaptionsLast SlideNext SlideRead or Share this story: https://www.usatoday.com/story/life/people/2018/11/10/katy-perry-slams-donald-trump-over-heartless-calif-wildfire-tweet/1959119002/
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