Converge frontman J Bannon's label Deathwish -- home to music and merchandise from American Nightmare, Deafheaven, Touche Amore, Code Orange, and much more -- is donating all of today's webstore profits to ActBlue's community bail funds.
Actors Stephanie Beatriz (Brooklyn 99) and Griffin Newman both pledged 11k, tweeting, ”If you currently play a cop? If you make tens or hundreds of thousands of dollars a year in residuals from playing a cop? I’ll let you do the math.”
Monday and Tuesday mark the first times the city has been placed under a curfew in 75 years, since 1943, when Mayor Fiorello LaGuardia enacted one in response to protests in Harlem following the shooting of a Black soldier by a white police officer.