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Grimes and Sia Say They Will Match Donations to Civil Rights Organizations

In retaliation to Donald Trump's refugee and immigration policy, both musicians encouraged their fans to donate to CAIR and ACLU.

by Noisey Staff
Jan 30 2017, 3:01pm

A number of your music industry faves spoke out over the weekend against Donald Trump's racist ban on refugees and immigrants from Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan and Syria. Many of them urged their social media followers to donate to civil rights organisations, led by Canadian artist/producer Grimes and Australian singer-songwriter Sia, who began matching donations to CAIR (the Council on American-Islamic Relations) and the ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union) respectively on Saturday (January 28).

Grimes tweeted "hey, i'll match all donations to CAIR up to $10,000. tweet a screencap of your receipt to me
Though Sia has not yet confirmed whether she has reached her amount, Grimes has now matched $10,000 in donations to CAIR.

See their tweets below:



(Image via Grimes on Instagram)

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