whats the BLM movement? the BLM movement is an international human right movement to protest the death of goerge floyd -who was killed by a police officer for the purchase of cigarettes with counterfeit -and the death of many other African Americans due to the racism of police officers in the united states Do all lives matter? yes all lives matter BUT all lives dont matter until black lives matter, lets take an example you have got two houses one house got on fire , yes all houses matter but which house are we going to focus our attention to and help? the one on fire of course, got it? whats a white privilege? white privilege doesant mean that your life isnt hard it just means that your skin tone isn’t one of the things making it harder what can you do to help?
- amplify their voices and stand up for POC
- DONT BE SILENT -if you are neutral in a situation of injustice you have choose the side of the oppressor
- sign petitions and donate if you can
- take about it – the conversations that make you uncomfortable are probably the ones worth having
petitions you can sign and websites you can donate to:
*some of these websites need a VPN to work in certain countries.
How can you have black friends,listen to black artists and indulge black culture and still be silent about black lives getting killed?