• Black lives matter is an international activist movement, originating in the African American culture. this movement stands up for our rights, police brutality and speaks out on everything else that isn’t right i

    • Black lives matter isn’t only about the murder of black people. It’s more than that. It’s about blacks as a whole being treated as equals. There are a lot of debates on what if Trayvon Martin or any of the other victims were white. I chose to respond to this because it relates to my piece on gun control. Guns have a big impact on black lives. A lot of black lives have been taken due to the lenient gun laws.

    • Black lives matter isn’t only about the murder of black people. It’s more than that. It’s about blacks as a whole being treated as equals. There are a lot of debates on what if Trayvon Martin or any of the other victims were white. I chose to respond to this because it relates to my piece on gun control. Guns have a big impact on black lives. A lot of black lives have been taken due to the lenient gun laws.

    • Black lives matter isn’t only about black people being murdered. It is more than that. It’s more about blacks being treated as equals. There’s a lot of debate on what if Trayvon Martin or any of the other victims were white. I chose to respond to this because it related to my piece about gun control. Guns have a big effect on black lives. And many black lives have been taken due to the lenient gun laws.

    • Good way to explain to us more about black live matter and what you believe.

  • This post was absolutely outstanding to me for the simple fact you had events and examples of what you were saying so you can back it up. i find it almost outrageous that history does nothing but repeat itself. might not be a major issue like the slaves but this is a huge issue and if someone doesn’t do something to stop it it will continue to…[Read more]

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