Riverdale’s Lili Reinhart has proudly identified herself as bisexual while supporting the Black Lives Matter movement via her Instagram story.
Black Lives Matter movement continues to gain millions of supporters. Even famous celebrities are doing their part to fight for freedom, liberation, and justice through this campaign. One of the well-known stars who has joined this drive is Riverdale's Lili Reinhart.
Lili Reinhart encourages fans to support the Black Lives Matter movement
Lili Reinhart has utilized her popularity and platform to encourage others to fight against racial injustice. The actress has posted a black square to her Instagram timeline in order to support #BlackOutTuesday, which promotes this idea.
Moreover, she has been sharing links in her social media accounts to give back to the Black Lives Matter cause. On her official Twitter account, Reinhart stated:
"I want to say that I am ashamed of the racism that exists in this country. We are taught to look at our police officers as helpful and friendly when we learn about ‘leaders’ in elementary school. Our ‘leaders’ have failed us today."
Lili Reinhart proudly comes out as bisexual
Lili Reinhart also showed her full support for the LGBTQ+ For #BlackLivesMatter protest. On the star's Instagram story, she posted a flyer with details surrounding the event. She further proudly identified herself as bisexual through a message incorporated on the poster.
"Although I’ve never announced it publicly before, I am a proud bisexual woman. And I will be joining this protest today. Come join."
lili reinhart coming out as bi is one of the only things about this year that has made me happy pic.twitter.com/HZZUUvI7xT
— ً (@bwgheads) June 3, 2020
Lili Reinhart joins Black Lives Matter protest organized by LGBTQ
A few hours after that announcement, Lili Reinhart hit the streets of West Hollywood. She took part in a Black Lives Matter solidarity demonstration organized by the LGBTQ community along with thousands of people.
According to Daily Mail, the actress was dressed in frayed denim jeans, a white shirt, and black boots. Furthermore, she donned a black baseball cap, dark sunglasses, and a red face-covering in adherence to COVID-19 protocols. Reinhart even carried a sign that read:
"All four charged"
This was a reference to the four Minneapolis police officers that are now charged with the killing of George Floyd.
Lili Reinhart and Cole Sprouse split previously
This month was filled with shocking news for Lili Reinhart's fans. Previously, the actress has reportedly broken up with 3-year boyfriend Cole Sprouse. A close source revealed to PageSix:
"Cole and Lili split before the pandemic hit, and have been quarantining separately. They remain good friends."
Later, Lili and Cole's Riverdale co-star Skeet Ulrich seemingly confirmed the news. After being asked by fans in his Instagram live about the pair's relationship, he revealed:
"I think they were a very cute couple."
Ulrich clearly emphasized the word "were" which indicates that the couple is no longer a thing. However, neither Cole nor Lili has confirmed this news.
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