The Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade in a 5-4 decision on Friday.
Roe v. Wade was a landmark ruling that legalized abortion across the United States in 1973.
Stars like Rita Moreno, Danny DeVito, and Olivia Rodrigo spoke out about the controversial decision.
Lizzo shared how the decision on Roe v. Wade affects Black women — and pledged $500,000 from her upcoming tour to Planned Parenthood and Abortion Rights.
On Friday, Lizzo shared a picture on Instagram of a protest sign that remixed her song, "About Damn Time." The sign read, "In a minute, Imma need a governmental man or woman to restore my rights! Abortion is a human right!"
"Black women & women of color have historically had disproportionately less access to family planning resources— this is a great loss but not a new one," Lizzo wrote in the caption.
The singer also said she was pledging $500,000 from her upcoming tour to Planned Parenthood and the National Network of Abortion Funds. She noted that entertainment company Live Nation agreed to match the donation.
Singer Harry Styles wrote that he was "absolutely devastated" for Americans.
"I'm absolutely devastated for the people of America today. Check on your friends. Look after each other. We're all in this together, and the fight is just beginning," the singer tweeted on Friday. "A truly dark day for America."
Megan Thee Stallion shared resources and information on abortion access on social media.
"The court has failed us all — but we won't back down," she wrote. "I'm going to keep fighting because everyone deserves access to the care they need."
Legendary actress Rita Moreno reflected on her near-fatal abortion and said she was "depressed" by the ruling.
The Puerto Rican actress and singer spoke to Variety's Marc Malkin on Friday about her life-threatening abortion and thoughts on Roe v. Wade being overturned.
Moreno became pregnant by her then-boyfriend Marlon Brando before abortion was legalized in 1973. Brando paid a doctor $500 to perform the abortion, but Moreno later discovered the doctor didn't perform the full abortion and had to go to the hospital.
"I didn't know it then, but I could have died. What a mess. What a dreadful mess," she said.
Moreno said she's thinking about young girls, especially those who become pregnant by rape or incest, in wake of the news.
"We loud mouths are going to have to get busy," she said. "There are many of us. I'm thinking what are we going to do about this? If anything, this has reactivated us."
While headlining the Glastonbury Festival in England, singer Billie Eilish spoke about the Supreme Court's decision.
According to BBC, Eilish took some time during her set at the festival on Friday to discuss the reality for women in America.
"Today is a really, really dark day for women in the US," she said on the Pyramid Stage. "I'm just going to say that because I can't bear to think about it any longer."
Former First Lady Michelle Obama shared a lengthy statement on social media, writing that she's heartbroken for "people around this country who just lost their right to make informed decisions about their own bodies."
"This is what our mothers and grandmothers and great-grandmothers lived through, and now here we are again," Obama wrote on Friday. "So yes, I am heartbroken — for the teenage girl, full of zest and promise, who won't be able to finish school or live the life she wants because her state controls her reproductive decisions ..."
She continued: "This moment is difficult, but our story does not end here. It may not feel like we are able to do much right now, but we can. And we must."
Taylor Swift reshared Obama's statement, adding that she was "absolutely terrified" of the situation.
"I'm absolutely terrified that this is where we are — that after so many decades of people fighting for women's rights to their own bodies, today's decision has stripped us of that," Swift tweeted Friday.
"Queer Eye" host Jonathan Van Ness wrote several tweets criticizing Donald Trump, the Republican party, and systemic poverty.
"This is about controlling bodies and keeping people in systemic poverty for generations," Van Ness wrote in one tweet Friday. "It's heartbreaking that this personal medical decision has been made by people enforcing their evangelical beliefs on all of us."
"Dancing with the Stars" instructor Cheryl Burke said that the Supreme Court's decision "weighs heavy in my heart because I had an abortion when I was 18 years old."
"I am saddened by the news this morning and it weighs heavy in my heart because I had an abortion when I was 18 years old," Burke said. "If it wasn't for places like Planned Parenthood, I would be a mother and I wouldn't have been a great mother and I definitely wouldn't be sitting here with you today."
She later added: "You're taking away women's rights, our bodies, our freedom. Our bodies have nothing to do with anybody else, right? This is a decision that we need to make."
Actress and activist Sophia Bush wrote on Instagram that the Supreme Court has "made the immensely private into something public & political."
Bush shared a video of a woven blanket with the word "Rights" on it being undone on Instagram Friday. In the accompanying caption, she wrote several paragraphs on reproductive rights, also referencing Justice Clarence Thomas' concurring opinion that the court should "reconsider" rulings on contraception, same-sex relationships, and same-sex marriage.
"They are coming for contraception. They are coming for marriage equality. They are working to turn us into a fundamentalist nation, despite this nation existing because people wanted to escape religious fundamentalism. It is DIRE," Bush wrote. "But I will say this to you, my sisters and friends and our allies. WE WILL NOT GO QUIETLY. WE WILL NOT BE DETERRED."
Model Meadow Walker called the reversal of Roe v. Wade a "huge setback in history" and revealed she had an abortion in 2020.
"There are countless women who have struggled with the decision to have an abortion. I too battled with the choice in 2020, when the world was collapsing during the pandemic, I sought an abortion," Walker shared on Instagram Friday. "It is a very private and personal experience — the way it should be."
The model added: "In a world that constantly marginalizes females, this feels like the biggest assault of them all. Banning abortions doesn't prevent abortions, it prevents safe abortions."
Actor Seth MacFarlane wrote that "not too long ago, this would have been dystopian sci-fi" after news of the decision broke.
MacFarlane tweeted out a picture of a New York Times headline breaking the news on Friday.
"Not too long ago, this would have been dystopian sci-fi. But the legacy of the 2016 election and the indelible mark of the GOP is printed here in black and white," he wrote. "How much farther this will go once again depends on American voters. Blame extremism or apathy, but this is America."
Actor Danny DeVito tweeted out his brief thoughts on the matter.
The actor simply tweeted "Supreme Court my ass" on Friday, racking up 1.5 million favorites as of Sunday.
Musician Phoebe Bridgers led a chant chastising the Supreme Court during her Friday set at Glastonbury.
During her Glastonbury set on Friday, Bridgers asked the crowd if there were any Americans present that wanted to chant "fuck the Supreme Court" with her, according to CNN.
"Fuck that shit, fuck America," she said. "Like all these irrelevant motherfuckers trying to tell us what to do with our fucking bodies."
"I went to Planned Parenthood where they gave me the abortion pill. It was easy," the singer wrote.
"Everyone deserves that kind of access," she concluded, before including a list of abortion funds to donate to.
Singer Olivia Rodrigo brought Lily Allen on stage at Glastonbury to perform Allen's song "Fuck You," which they dedicated to the Supreme Court Justices who voted to overturn the ruling.
Footage of the Saturday performance shared on Twitter shows Rodrigo calling out Supreme Court Justices by name while Allen raised her middle fingers.
"I'm devastated and terrified that so many women and so many girls are going to die because of this. 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 shit about freedom," Rodrigo said. "This song goes out to the justices Samuel Alito, Clarence Thomas, Neil Gorsuch, Amy Coney Barrett, and Brett Kavanaugh. We hate you," she continued.
Actress Busy Philipps said she "won't stop" after the decision, even though she "woke up crying" on her birthday this weekend.
Philipps shared an Instagram Story that she woke up crying on her 43rd birthday, which was on Saturday, according to People.
"I couldn't do it yesterday but it's my birthday so even though I woke up crying, I'm making myself move," she said while exercising, according to People. "Because I won't stop. We can't stop," she added.
The outlet also reports that Philipps joined protestors in New York City after the decision was shared on Friday. The actress has been open about an abortion she had at age 15 and advocated for reproductive rights in the past.
Comedian and actress Tiffany Haddish told People that she thinks the reversal of Roe is "a way to put more people in jail."
Haddish spoke to People about the Supreme Court decision before hosting the Hollywood Unlocked Social Impact Awards on Friday.
"I think it's about locking up people of color. I think it's a way to put more people in jail, and I also think it's a way to control women's bodies," she said. "That's why I'm going to run for Congress. I'm going to write a bill to make it illegal for men to masturbate. How about that?"
Model Lori Harvey said she thinks "we are regressing as a country" and "our priorities are out of whack."
Harvey appeared on Symone Sanders' MSNBC show "Symone" Saturday where she shared her thoughts on the Supreme Court's reversal.
"I think we are regressing as a country. And I think our priorities are out of whack. I think it's — we are policing women's bodies before we're getting gun control, so I think — our priorities are out of whack, just as a country, and it's heartbreaking, it's unfortunate," the model said.
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