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The Black Lives Matter (BLM) Movement

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Introduction
A member-led international network of than 40 chapters, the Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement is an ideological and political intervention for intentional violence targeting black communities by the state and vigilantes (Garza 1). BLM has stirred up countless arguments that the phrase should be “All Lives Matter” which homogenizes very different experiences of racism and domination in America (4). Reverting back in time, slavery was the theft of millions of people for free labor; in modern time, racial inequality still exists in various aspects of everyday life such as politics and education. There are a plethora of reactions of different races towards the BLM movement and many of them are inspired to take action. Furthermore,
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