Civil Disobedience: The Black Lives Matter Movement

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According to my text book, civil disobedience is the voluntarily breaking established laws based on one’s moral belief. I strongly believe that civil disobedience is never justified, regardless of the situation. Yes, something might be wrong according to your morals, but laws are in place to prevent chaos. All these events mentioned; war protesters, anti-abortion activist, Civil Rights Movement, Black Lives Matter Movement, Charlottesville, Confederate statues, so on and so forth has created chaos throughout the United States. I’ve decided to focus my attention to the Black Lives Matter Movement. This movement was founded by Patrisse Cullors, Alicia Garza, and Opal Tometi. (Ogrocki, 2016) It had an uprising after George

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