• The Black Lives Matter Movement Has Worldwide Support--And It's A Beautiful Thing To See

    1 month ago - By Scary Mommy

    The horrific death of George Floyd, another in a too-long line of senseless killings of unarmed Black citizens by a law enforcement officer, was followed by three days of waiting while officials conducted an “investigation” despite all of America having been united in its condemnation of the killing as an outright murder .
    For the Black community, this is an ongoing horror. They've been here before. For many others in America, the senseless killing of George Floyd has been a wake-up call. I've seen protests and riots in my lifetime, but not like this - this feels bigger. Protests have...
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  • ‘All Lives Matter' Is A Racist Cop-Out, And You Know It

    ‘All Lives Matter' Is A Racist Cop-Out, And You Know It

    1 month ago - By Scary Mommy

    We've all heard it in response to the Black Lives Matter movement. “Well, all lives matter ,” counter Facebook memes, Twitter posts, Instagram pics, and your nana.
    People: "All lives matter."
    Seth Rogan: "Fuck you. Stop watching my movies."
    Twitter Sheep: "Yay. Seth telling the racists to fuck off."
    Me: "Why is all lives matter racist? Isn't that fundamental? Oh well guess I'm a racist according to big brain Twatter."
    - Heel vs Babyface June 2, 2020
    Twitter claps right back in an analogy that says everything:
    to everybody who says all lives matter... pic.twitter.com/T83pteE2Go
    - 𝘬𝘦𝘭𝘪𝘦𝘨𝘩...
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