Hamilton wears ‘arrest the cops’ T-shirt forward of Tuscan GP | Racing Information

Six-time System One world champion Lewis Hamilton took a knee earlier than the beginning of the Tuscan Grand Prix on Sunday with a message on his shirt declaring “Arrest the cops who killed Breonna Taylor”.
The phrases “say her identify” and {a photograph} had been on the again of Briton Hamilton’s shirt.
The Mercedes driver, the game’s solely Black competitor, has beforehand worn a “Black Lives Matter” T-shirt in comparable pre-race gestures towards racism.
Taylor, a 26-year-old Black girl, was killed by law enforcement officials who burst into her condominium in Louisville, Kentucky, in March.
One police officer concerned was fired by the town’s police division in June. Two different officers have been positioned on administrative reassignment. No prison prices have been filed towards any of the three.
US Open tennis winner Naomi Osaka wore a face masks with Taylor’s identify on it as one in every of a sequence of masks she wore on her technique to the title.

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