#BLACKLIVESMATTER

  1. so furious/horrified/depressed/frustrated/heartbroken about the world today I can't find the right words to say so here's a quote from President Obama
  2. "When people say that black lives matter, that doesn't mean blue lives don't matter - it just means all lives matter.
  3. But right now the big concern is the fact that data shows black folks are more vulnerable to these kinds of incidents.
  4. This isn't a matter of comparing the values of lives; this is recognizing that there is a particular burden that is being placed on a groups of our fellow citizens and we should care about that - we can't dismiss it.
  5. We can't dismiss it."
  6. IT MUST BE SAID UNTIL IT'S HEARD AND UNDERSTOOD