Jussie Smollett

Black Lives Matter Co-Founder: Call the Jail to Demand Jussie Smollett Be Freed

Black Lives Matter co-founder and “trained Marxist” Patrisse Cullors — who resigned from BLM amid controversy about her personal wealth — says she has visited hate crime hoaxer and disgraced actor Jussie Smollett in jail, where she found that he has been “sleeping on a restraint bed,” which she called “unacceptable.” Cullors is now urging the public to call the jail and demand that Smollett be freed.

Patrisse Cullors speaks on board the Norwegian Escape during day 3 of the Summit at Sea cruise on Friday, Nov. 11, 2016 in Miami. (Photo by Amy Harris/Invision/AP)

Jussie Smollett Mercilessly Mocked Following Sentencing

Mass mockery came pouring in on convicted felon and hate crime hoaxer Jussie Smollett following Thursday’s court hearing, in which the disgraced actor was sentenced to 150 days in Cook County jail, 30 months of probation, as well ordered to pay restitution fees for faking a racist and homophobic hate crime against himself in January 2019.

Honoree Jussie Smollett on stage during the Black Aids Institute’s 16th Annual Heroes in the Struggle Gala held at the Directors Guild of America on Thursday, June 18, 2015, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Paul A. Hebert/Invision/AP)

From Alec Baldwin to Jussie Smollett: 7 Biggest Celebrity Scandals of 2021

Stars including Jussie Smollett, Alec Baldwin, Chrissy Teigen, and rapper Travis Scott face professional shame in ways that could permanently damage their careers. Of course, redemption is in the cards for any star who can parlay wokeness into a rehabilitation tale spun by a compliant entertainment media.

Richard Shotwell; Frank Micelotta; Paul Beaty/AP Photo