Yes, yes, I know. You want to use the #All Lives Matters hashtag to reclaim its negative connotation. You want to set yourself a part from white supremacists, white nationalists, detractors to the cause, idiots, morons, and people that don’t have anymore depth than the limited complexity beyond a bumper sticker.
You want to show the world that you’re not a racist white supremacists or nationalists. You want to show the world that you’re not that kind of Black person, Asian person, or Latinx person! You want to make a name for yourself!
I hear you. I just don’t think you’ve fully analyzed this.
So, I noticed two authors on Facebook wanting to claim the word in order to assert their humanity and how that they really are down with ALL LIVES MATTERS!
I’ve heard the fire analogy. I get that, too, but we need something more.
This analogy, just like the limited and problematic equity analogy are limited.
Here’s my following analogy that I posted on FaceBook: