"But Blue Lives Matter!": A Response

To put it simply, you cannot compare a chosen profession to an entire race of people. Working in law enforcement cannot ever be equal to race; you choose your occupation, but you cannot choose how you are born. Police have never lived through a time in which their lives were considered less-than, disposable, or insignificant. They do not live under erasure, and the system has never been stacked against them. Police are put on a pedestal, while Black people are often treated with the opposite kind of hospitality. This article goes into more detail.

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Amelia Aversano



This resource aims to amplify the voices of the Black community, educate people of all ages and races about the Black Lives Matter movement, and guide the country towards a place of equity. 

Disclaimer: This is a student-based group not officially affiliated with Black Lives Matter.

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