Mugello (AP) – Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton has once again taken a stand in the fight against racism.
Before and after his victory at the Tuscan Grand Prix in Mugello, Italy, the British Mercedes driver competed T-shirt It says, “Arrest the police who killed Breonna Taylor.” On the back was a photo of black people being shot by police in the United States.
“It took a long time to get this shirt,” Hamilton, the only black Formula 1 driver, said at a press conference. “We cannot rest, we must draw attention to it.”
The 35-year-old also praised Japanese tennis player Naomi Osaka, who recently wore a face mask with the name Breonna Taylor on it. “Naomi is a great source of inspiration and we have to keep pushing on these issues,” said Hamilton.