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Lady Gaga Tweeted To The Black Community About How White People Can Do Better And These Are The Responses

WWTD: What would Twitter do?

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After white nationalists and white supremacists hit the streets of Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend, tension in the US has risen exponentially.

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With feelings of confusion, fear, and anger in the air, people — including celebrities — are refusing to stay silent about what's been happening in this country.

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On Tuesday, Lady Gaga used Twitter to seek advice from the black community about on how to ease racial tensions in the US.

@ladygaga / Via Twitter: @ladygaga

The 31-year-old winner of multiple Grammy Awards posed the question on behalf of the "non-racist white community" looking to make a positive change.

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And while we assume Lady Gaga had every intention of sparking a dialogue that would truly educate and help her understand the matter, some people didn't know how to feel about it.

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There were those who happily offered advice on how to make a positive change:

@justmereka / Via Twitter: @justmeReka
@almaricano / Via Twitter: @almaricano
@bigbrother1988 / Via Twitter: @BigBrother1988
@mochamomma / Via Twitter: @mochamomma
@jv4thecrown / Via Twitter: @jv4thecrown
@lexiesus_ / Via Twitter: @jv4thecrown

And then there were commenters who believed the answer to Gaga's question was obvious and should already be understood.

@rachelmckibbens / Via Twitter: @RachelMcKibbens
@amandaseales / Via Twitter: @amandaseales
@nowhitenonsense / Via Twitter: @nowhitenonsense
@androidwalsh / Via Twitter: @androidwalsh

But either way, Lady Gaga went on to retweet some of the helpful responses she received and create another poll regarding Donald Trump's presidency.

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To see how others reacted to Gaga's tweet, click here.

Tell us what you think about her question in the comments below.

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