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Gabrielle Union is continuing to receive support for doing her part to improve the conditions in the ‘toxic workplace environment’ that reportedly existed behind the scenes at America’s Got Talent. Union’s contract with AGT was not renewed this month, with reports revealing the decision was based on Union reporting racist behaviour on set. Now Grey’s Anatomy star Ellen Pompeo is publicly praising Union for her actions and calling on other women for their support.

On Friday, it was announced that Union and her co-star Julianne Hough would not have their contracts at AGT renewed. This came as a surprise to viewers, with the two women responsible for a huge increase in the show’s social media presence. Union alone was responsible for half of the 25 million social media impressions the show received last season, which doubled AGT’s social media footprint and made Union the most popular judge on the show.

Following the news of Union and Hough’s exit, Variety published an article that included insight from several members of the staff who confirmed that Union had spoken out on numerous occasions about inappropriate behaviour on set, including a racist joke made by guest judge Jay Leno and a white contestant portraying black celebrities with a character voice. Additionally, Union and Hough were both reportedly subjected to constant notes and critiques about their appearance, with Union often told that her hairstyles were ‘too black’ for the AGT audience.

It appears Union’s efforts to make the AGT set a more inclusive and safe space to work resulted in her firing, a move that is unacceptable to many, including Grey’s Anatomy star Ellen Pompeo. The actor took aim at NBC in a series of tweets on Thursday, pointing out that the same network that protected anchor Matt Lauer after he was accused of sexual assault also fired Union for speaking up.

One of Pompeo’s followers noted that it was also NBC that tried to shut down Ronan Farrow’s story about Harvey Weinstein.

Pompeo called on other white women to use their voice to stand in solidarity with all women, not just when an event affects them directly.

In her tweets, Pompeo referenced the issues that plagued the set of Grey’s Anatomy for years and noted that things finally changed when ABC began listening to the complaints of the staff.

Also, Pompeo really likes The Morning Show with Reese Witherspoon and Jennifer Aniston.

NBC has yet to respond to Pompeo, who is currently the highest paid female actor on TV, but she’s found a fan in Ariana Grande, the most followed woman on social media. With two powerhouses ensuring this issue doesn’t get swept under the rug, a response is likely coming soon.

Gabrielle Union also found a big supporter in husband Dwyane Wade, with the NBA star praising his wife on social media after Variety’s report was released.

Union has yet to release an official statement on the issue, but she did let fans know that she is seeing their support online and is being lifted by it.