Danielle Brooks Baltimore protests
“OITNB” star Danielle Brooks on Baltimore Protests: “Who is our leader?” (Photo Credit: The Wrap Video Screengrab)

“OITNB” star Danielle Brooks on Baltimore protests

Orange is the New Black” star Danielle Brooks weighed in on the Baltimore protests asking, “Who is our leader?”

Back in the day we had Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X. Today, it’s just a hodgepodge of people jockeying for the top spot. Many young people shun Rev. Al Sharpton’s brand of activism. Thanks to social media, citizen journalists are leading the charge with bringing issues to the public’s attention.

Brooks said the focus shouldn’t be on the rioting and looting, but on the issues like “stop-and-frisk.”

Watch Danielle Brooks’ take on Baltimore protests: