A new video by Black Lives Matter activists shows how to become a successful, well-adjusted black American.
The video, “The Meaning of Success,” features a series of white actors and musicians, including a white woman and a black man, describing what it means for them to become successful.
“You’re just like everybody else,” a black woman said in the video.
“You know you’re not born white.
You’re just born white.””
It’s all about the people you surround yourself with,” said a white man.
“It’s like having your own community.
It’s like you have your own people.
It has its own rules.
You have your way of doing things.
It doesn’t matter where you come from.
You are who you are.
And we’re just going to embrace it.”
The video is a response to the recent shooting of five black men in Louisiana by white officers.
The victims are white and a 16-year-old boy.
Black Lives Matter leaders called on white people to embrace the racial justice movement.
“White supremacy is alive and well in the United States,” said Jamilah Lemieux, the founder of the Black Lives Matters Network, in a statement.
“Its been a reality of our lives for generations.
And it is our responsibility to change it.
That is why we are here today, to call on our white allies and partners to take action.
We are calling on all white Americans to become Black Lives Minnesotans.
We invite you to join us.”
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The Black Lives Foundation for Racial Justice released a statement saying, “Our community is experiencing unprecedented racial and economic disparities in the US, especially in the black community.
This new video highlights the impact of systemic racism that has long held our communities back.
It underscores that all lives matter and we are not just talking about our lives in America but around the world.
The Black Lives foundation and all Black people deserve a country where everyone is equal.
That means everyone can be safe, respected and valued.
Our goal is to make America a place where all lives are celebrated.”
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