Black People Politics : How the Black Lives Matter Movement Is Mobilizing Against Trump

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Police and criminal justice reform are just the beginning.

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Donald Trump repeatedly expressed hostility towards Black Lives Matter activists during his presidential campaign, particularly for their efforts to confront police brutality. Now, faced with a Trump agenda whose repercussions for African Americans could reach far beyond policing, BLM organizers say they are broadly expanding their mission.

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To everyone, I see one of the issues for demonstration is we should support open borders. So, how does open borders for undocumented people to freely enter; and preventing vetting of perceived people from risky places benefit Black communities? Or, how is it a detriment?
 

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Regarding demonstrations: Logical question; When demonstrating who are the people we want to convince? Who are they and what are they seeing and hearing?

A different point of view, Iran, weighed in on this. "They said they are glad Mr. Trump campaigned and became president because that showed them the true face of the USA.. I know that conservatives went home, were happy, so what was it that they, Iran, are so delighted to see on their TV?
 

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Regarding demonstrations: Logical question; When demonstrating who are the people we want to convince? Who are they and what are they seeing and hearing?

A different point of view, Iran, weighed in on this. "They said they are glad Mr. Trump campaigned and became president because that showed them the true face of the USA.. I know that conservatives went home, were happy, so what was it that they, Iran, are so delighted to see on their TV?

The Ayatollah's statement was sarcastic. What he meant was that with Trump, America was showing their @$$. That America's true colors were showing.
 

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To everyone, I see one of the issues for demonstration is we should support open borders. So, how does open borders for undocumented people to freely enter; and preventing vetting of perceived people from risky places benefit Black communities? Or, how is it a detriment?

You are going from one extreme to another. A major part of the Muslim Community in the USA are African or of the African Diaspora.
 

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