Imogene A. Drakes

Why Black lives matter

Why Black lives matter

It is time to make Black people, their overlooked contributions, and their vulnerabilities visible for all of us — and to make this country stronger in the process

Black lives matter.

These three words continue to evoke anger, hope, or indifference depending on your political persuasion. As with so many issues in these polarized times, people at the ends of the spectrum are likely to be animated regarding their significance.

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