“As you all know today there was another mass shooting, this time in my hometown of Uvalde, Texas,” the actor wrote on social media on May 24. “Once again we have tragically proven that we are not responsible for the rights our freedoms have granted us”
He continued, “As Americans, Texans, fathers and mothers, it’s time we reassess and renegotiate our wants from our needs.” We must rearrange our values and find common ground for this problem America’s cruel reality that has become a problem for us children miserably. “
McConaughey, who was previously consider running for governor of Texasnote that his statement is not about politics.