#BlackLivesMatter- We are not equal until we all are!

Patience Nyange
Posted June 8, 2020 from Kenya

Hey,

I hope you are well. Well, I have good news. We have a great window of opportunity that has presented itself. The death of the black American George Floyd is an opportunity for us to press for equality between races. An opportunity for us to press for respect for human rights beyond our colours.

The time for change is now. On my blog post, I have compiled views from seven students from different parts of the world concerning this important conversation- #BlackLivesMatter

Here we go- https://www.patiencenyange.com/blacklivesmatter-we-are-not-equal-until-w... What are your thoughts on this?

#IAmChevening #MyCheveningJourney

This story was submitted in response to Black Lives Matter.

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Jill Langhus
Jun 08
Jun 08

Hi Patience,

How are you doing? You're quite right that the death of poor George Floyd may not be in vain if it finally fuels a fire that's been burning for awhile and ellicits necessary change. Thanks for sharing your post. I'm glad you found some kindred, passionate spirits.

Patience Nyange
Jun 09
Jun 09

Dear Jill,

Thank you. Just like you and many more people, I can only hope that this incident gives us a new start, one that is characterised by humanity and empathy.

Thank you.

Jill Langhus
Jun 10
Jun 10

You're welcome!

Agreed:-)

XX

Chi8629
Jun 08
Jun 08

Hello Beautiful.
Thank you for sharing.
Please stay safe out there.
And don't stop smiling
Much love to you .

Patience Nyange
Jun 09
Jun 09

Dear Chioma,

Much love right back to you. Thank you.

Sumaira Rajput
Jun 09
Jun 09

bravo thanks for sharing , please read my first story too
https://www.worldpulse.com/community/users/sumaira-rajput/posts/95562

Anita Shrestha
Jun 09
Jun 09

Thank you for sharing

Anita Shrestha
Jun 09
Jun 09

Thank you for sharing

Patience Nyange
Jun 09
Jun 09

Dear Anita,

Thank you for passing by.

Hello, Patience,

It is heartwarming to know that the Cardiff Community is one with the call that Black Lives Matter. Let's make that louder!Great job on your featured students.

Please stay safe!

Patience Nyange
Jun 09
Jun 09

Dear Karen,

Thank you for your feedback. Indeed, it is very encouraging to see the world join in this very important conversation. We are not equal until we are all equal. #BlackLivesMatter

Tamarack Verrall
Jun 09
Jun 09

Hi Patience,
I hear women speaking of together about what is possible, a world in which no one is hungry or harmed, and everyone has a place to live, safe and respected. I am grateful that we have been able to find each other here and can work together.

Raziyaa
Jun 09
Jun 09

Thanks for sharing
love to u

Thelma obani 2020
Jun 10
Jun 10

Thanks for sharing. Black lives matter

Nab
Jul 23
Jul 23

Great work