The Black Lives Matter Movement

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What is truth and where can we find it? We are always thinking that one is right and one is wrong. But John Mill suggests that truth is going to be found in the middle somewhere as a combination .(Page 43). But if we are only hearing one side, we are limited and cannot find the truth. He believes that suppression is also wrong. In order to find the answer or the truth we must have an open dialogue. truth only comes after expression of our thoughts and expression of our narrative.
The black lives matter movement has been coming on strong ever since the death of Trayvon Martin. His death became the representative of all the African American males killed by police officers. This movement brought forth attention of police brutality and ultimately terrified people. In the recent months, the Black Lives Matter movement has received a lot of backlash. This movement inspired others to counter the organization with a “all lives matter “movement which began to silence the Black Lives Matter movement. Throughout the movements life span, support of the group has been silenced, ridiculed and called out for being unamerican and anti-white. The black lives matter perspective is only one of the perspectives Mill would find important in this situation. He believes that in order for us to find the truth, we must listen to all sides and find the truth somewhere. Truth only comes after expression of our thoughts and expression of our narrative. In order to find the truth in this situation, the

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