Since no normal person thinks that black lives do not matter, I thought it would be worthwhile trying to see what else is in the Black Lives Matter program. Fortunately, this got looked into by Paul Mirengoff at PowerLine. Here are some of the goodies:
The retroactive decriminalization, immediate release and record expungement of all drug related offenses and prostitution, and reparations for the devastating impact of the “war on drugs” and criminalization of prostitution, including a reinvestment of the resulting savings and revenue into restorative services….
Reparations for the wealth extracted from our communities through environmental racism, slavery, food apartheid….
A divestment from industrial multinational use of fossil fuels and investment in community- based sustainable energy solutions….
In other words, BLM has ambitions well beyond, and having nothing to do with, police behavior. It has a comprehensive, far Left agenda taking root in a vision of America as a centuries-long racist cesspool.
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