"'Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.' - Martin Luther King, Jr.," she wrote. “I hope that we can all learn to love each other a little more so that our children can live in a world with less hate and more acceptance and understanding.”
Though the former Hills
star did not directly reference the meaning behind her words, her post came shortly after President Donald Trump held a controversial press conference
, directly referencing the white nationalist protest in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend.
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Following the press conference, a slew of celebrities took to social media to react to Trump's statements.