Our main man since day one Elmo alongside his father Louie from Sesame Street have recently come together to break down the issues of racism; while also explaining the importance of the #BlackLivesMatter movement to families across the world!
According to Metro; Sesame Street paired up with CNN to conduct a television special titled “ Coming Together : Standing Up To Racism.”The main objective of the special was to provide parents and kids information upon the current movement circulating throughout society.
When Elmo’s dad has a better take on the protests than most media outlets: “What we are seeing is people saying enough is enough. They want to end racism.” pic.twitter.com/JjPdkkusRO
— philip lewis (@Phil_Lewis_) June 6, 2020
Sources have confirmed that the hour long special consisted of Elmo, Abby Cadabby, and Rosita answering a variation of questions forwarded by parents.
The social media circulating clip from the special features three year old Elmo asking questions pertaining to racism and how it works exactly. The questions helped ease viewers into why protesting is taking place and why it is necessary.
Elmo’s father Louie projected each answer efficiently and effectively while also confirming that the Sesame Street brand stands with the Black community and the #BlackLivesMatter movement.