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buffhooper

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You are caught up in the acronym


I have to admit, whoever came up with the phrase Black Lives Matter didn't think it through because so many white people interpret that as blacks saying that "black lives matter more than other lives" or that 'black lives killed by police matter more than black lives killed by blacks"
If you say to yourself they are saying "Black Lives Matter, too" or are saying " Police should consider that Black Lives Matter" it might be more palatable to you as that is what the movement is essentially about,although it sounds like you have pretty much developed a disdain for anything related to BLM

(In response to this post by CUKev)

Posted: 07/31/2020 at 1:43PM



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When you think you've seen it all -- CUKev 07/31/2020 12:48PM
  Where you been? ** -- buffaloaded 08/02/2020 2:40PM
  I like Barkley's comments on the matter. ** -- Colo Spgs Buff 07/31/2020 1:31PM
  What did he say? 🙂 ** -- WinningLeadership 07/31/2020 3:49PM
  Good grief -- churdslick 07/31/2020 8:38PM
  This conservative ☝️ gets it. ** -- hawg1 07/31/2020 1:56PM
  Not a "lib" -- buffhooper 07/31/2020 1:52PM
  Connected in the sense -- buffhooper 07/31/2020 1:25PM
  Yep...I am black and law enforcement -- buffhooper 07/31/2020 1:33PM
  Thank you for your service Hooper.... -- LW33 08/01/2020 11:11PM
  "simpleton society," money quote ** -- WinningLeadership 07/31/2020 1:29PM
  You are wrong on a couple of levels -- buffhooper 07/31/2020 12:57PM
  You here for the bank teller? ** -- hawg1 07/31/2020 1:59PM
  Lol, the bank teller? ** -- WinningLeadership 07/31/2020 2:01PM
  Certainly didn't mean to say he was -- buffhooper 07/31/2020 1:51PM
  Yes. Well-stated. ** -- Buffs4Ever 07/31/2020 5:26PM
  Valid point, however... -- EBN 07/31/2020 1:12PM
  Agree 100% -- buffhooper 07/31/2020 1:29PM
  Very well said. -- TomBuff 07/31/2020 1:10PM
  Read the mission statement. -- Colo Spgs Buff 07/31/2020 1:45PM
  Predictable response...nothing to see here -- CUKev 07/31/2020 1:08PM
  "The movement is ridiculous" -- churdslick 07/31/2020 9:10PM
  Rabbit hole. ** -- hawg1 07/31/2020 2:00PM
  You are caught up in the acronym -- buffhooper 07/31/2020 1:43PM
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