Why Do All Lives Matter

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The main idea of Black Lives Matter is to show that, literally, black lives matter just as much as other lives. They want to get the point across that black lives are more in danger when it comes to police interaction than, say, white lives. During this entire year, we have seen numerous incidents of the police either killing or assaulting black men, women and even teenagers. When people say black lives matter, the response should not be “all lives matter.” While, yes, all lives are precious and do matter, saying "all lives matter" gives the idea that all lives are in danger during interactions with police officers and all lives are marginalized, which is impossible. The BLM are not here to say that the lives of black men and women are superior

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