John Legend and Wife, Chrissy Teigen, Hire Food Trucks to Feed People Protesting Over Eric Garner Grand Jury Decision in New York

BY ANDREW GOODMAN/GETTY IMAGES
BY ANDREW GOODMAN/GETTY IMAGES

Despite New York Police Commissioner Bill Bratton’s prediction that public demonstrations over the Eric Garner and Ferguson Grand Jury decisions would “peter out,” the protests are still going strong thanks, in part, to a generous contribution from musician John Legend and his wife, model and food blogger Chrissy Teigen. The couple purchased a fleet of food trucks to serve up free food to hungry protesters in New York’s Lincoln Square.

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BREAKING: pays for a food truck in Lincoln sq to feed supporters before the protest.

Though neither Legend or Teigen is on the ground or taking direct credit for the trucks, Teigen did retweet the following message to her 500,000 followers.

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SOURCE: Vanity Fair – Joanna Robinson

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