Actress Amy Schumer mentioned at a stand-up present this weekend that her not too long ago introduced being pregnant was “all of the extra motive” for her to protest Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court docket nomination.
Individuals reviews that Amy Schumer mentioned that her discovering out that she was pregnant “was all of the extra motive I wished to go” to the protest.
The I Really feel Fairly star was among the many reported dozens of activists arrested in the course of the Anti-Kavanaugh protests, as was actress Emily Ratajkowski.
Right here is @amyschumer telling cops she *needs* to be arrested.
Cop asks “Do you wish to be arrested?”
Save this for the “I can’t consider I used to be arrested without spending a dime speech!” Tweet from her quickly. pic.twitter.com/TLGaDAyh1T
— Benny (@bennyjohnson) October 4, 2018
Schumer was among the many reported dozens of activists arrested Thursday, as was actress Emily Ratajkowski additionally mentioned on Instagram that she was arrested on the protest.
Earlier than she was arrested, Schumer advised the group of protesters that “a vote for Kavanaugh is a vote saying ladies don’t matter.”
“That’s what we’re going to do. We’re going to maintain displaying up. And regardless of how this goes, they can’t preserve us down,” Schumer mentioned. “We are going to win. Let’s keep collectively. Let’s struggle. Let’s preserve displaying up.”
— The Hill (@thehill) October 4, 2018
Schumer’s feedback about being proud to protest Justice Kavanaugh’s nomination got here inside hours of the Senate Judiciary Committee releasing its 414 web page lengthy full and last report into the allegations of sexual misconduct towards Justice Kavanaugh. The report discovered “no proof” to corroborate them any of the allegation made towards him.