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Black Lives doesn’t Matter, All Lives Matter – Mike Pence

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Black Lives doesn’t Matter, All Lives Matter – Mike Pence

Vice President of the United State of America Mike Pence refused to say the word “Black lives Matter” while speaking to ABC news instead, he said “All Lives Matter”.

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He Expressed his opinion on the death of George Floyd “Let me just say that what happened to George Floyd was a tragedy,” Pence told ABC6 in Philadelphia.

when asked directly if he would say that Black lives matter. “And in this nation, especially on Juneteenth, we celebrate the fact that from the founding of this nation we’ve cherished the ideal that all, all of us are created equal, and endowed by our creator with certain inalienable rights. And so all lives matter in a very real sense,” he said.

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“Forgive me for pressing you on this, sir,” ABC6 reporter Brian Taff said to Pence. “But I will note you did not say those words, ‘Black lives matter,’ and there is an important distinction. People are saying, of course all lives matter, but to say the words is an acknowledgement that Black lives also matter at a time in this country when it appears that there’s a segment of our society that doesn’t agree. So why will you not say those words?” he asked

Mike Pence disagrees that there is a segment of American society that doesn’t believe that ‘Black lives matter’.

He gave his own verdict saying, “Well, I don’t accept the fact that there’s a segment of American society that disagrees, in the preciousness and importance of every human life,”he said.

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“And it’s one of the reasons why as we advance important reforms in law enforcement, as we look for ways to strengthen and improve our inner cities, that we’re not going to stop there,” he added.

Taff said to him again “And yet, one final time, you won’t say the words and we understand your explanation.”

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When he was asked to express his opinion on the video that was posted on Twitter by Donald Trump which was later flagged “Manipulated media”he said, “When you watch much of the national news media,” Pence responded, “it seems like they focus more every day on what divides us in this country. And I think the President saw an opportunity with a good sense of humor to once again challenge the media narrative.”

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