Black People Politics : Created A Petition for Support of Black Lives Matter to the _ Congressional Black Caucus

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Please read the post, visit the BLACK LIVES SITE.
Support them any way you would like.
If you would like to sign the petition, please do so.
Share it on FaceBook so others that may want to support will have it to share.
Thank You​

The petition is addressed to a Congressman : The Honorable G. K. Butterfield (NC-01)
In November 2014, Congressman Butterfield was unanimously elected Chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) for the 114th Congress
On the Destee site, the petition is here.
https://destee.com/threads/black-li...ssional-black-caucus.85352/page-2#post-944688
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What the petition says: posted Under { CONCERNED CITIZENS of AMERICA (CCOA) }
The PETITION _ direct link below
https://www.change.org/p/the-honora...eeds-to-do-more-to-support-black-lives-matter

Letter to
The Honorable G. K. Butterfield (NC-01
CBC Congressional Black Caucus.. needs to do more to support Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter Would Like To See A Little More Help From Congressional Black Caucus. As Citizens we support the work of the Caucus, and expect the Caucus to work and support the Black Community to help change lives, attitudes and conditions.

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Web Site for BLACK LIVES MATTER
http://blacklivesmatter.com/
BELOW IS WHAT THEY BELIEVE and SUPPORT
We Affirm that All Black Lives Matter

Guiding Principles
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Black Lives Matter is an ideological and political intervention in a world where Black lives are systematically and intentionally targeted for demise. It is an affirmation of Black folks’ contributions to this society, our humanity, and our resilience in the face of deadly oppression.
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DIVERSITY

We are committed to acknowledging, respecting and celebrating difference(s) and commonalities.
GLOBALISM

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We see ourselves as part of the global Black family and we are aware of the different ways we are impacted or privileged as Black folk who exist in different parts of the world
BLACK WOMEN

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We are committed to building a Black women affirming space free from sexism, misogyny, and male‐centeredness.
BLACK VILLAGES

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We are committed to disrupting the Western-prescribed nuclear family structure requirement by supporting each other as extended families and “villages” that collectively care for one another, and especially “our” children to the degree that mothers, parents and children are comfortable.
LOVING ENGAGEMENT

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We are committed to embodying and practicing justice, liberation, and peace in our engagements with one another.
RESTORATIVE JUSTICE

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We are committed to collectively, lovingly and courageously working vigorously for freedom and justice for Black people and, by extension all people. As we forge our path, we intentionally build and nurture a beloved community that is bonded together through a beautiful struggle that is restorative, not depleting.
COLLECTIVE VALUE

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We are guided by the fact all Black lives, regardless of actual or perceived sexual identity, gender identity, gender expression, economic status, ability, disability, religious beliefs or disbeliefs, immigration status or location
EMPATHY

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We are committed to practicing empathy; we engage comrades with the intent to learn about and connect with their contexts.
QUEER AFFIRMING

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We are committed to fostering a queer‐affirming network. When we gather, we do so with the intention of freeing ourselves from the tight grip of heteronormative thinking or, rather, the belief that all in the world are heterosexual unless s/he or they disclose otherwise.
UNAPOLOGETICALLY BLACK*

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We are unapologetically Black in our positioning. In affirming that Black Lives Matter, we need not qualify our position. To love and desire freedom and justice for ourselves is a necessary prerequisite for wanting the same for others.
TRANSGENDER AFFIRMING

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We are committed to embracing and making space for trans brothers and sisters to participate and lead. We are committed to being self-reflexive and doing the work required to dismantle cis-gender privilege and uplift Black trans folk, especially Black trans women who continue to be disproportionately impacted by trans-antagonistic violence.
BLACK FAMILIES

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We are committed to making our spaces family-friendly and enable parents to fully participate with their children. We are committed to dismantling the patriarchal practice that requires mothers to work “double shifts” that require them to mother in private even as they participate in justice work.
INTERGENERATIONAL

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We are committed to fostering an intergenerational and communal network free from ageism. We believe that all people, regardless of age, shows up with capacity to lead and learn.
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