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On #BlackLivesMatter:
We should not have to protest. We’re in the street because police have killed people.
The protection of black lives must not wait for the political stars to align, because they may never do so.

"Gov. Cuomo: It's time to prove that you think black lives matter", New York Daily News, 4 May 2015, http://www.nydailynews.com/opinion/williams-robinson-cuomo-show-black-lives-matter-article-1.2207163/.

You’ll never see a ‘Black Lives Matter’ t-shirt [at a Republican convention].

"D.L. Hughley tells conservative: ‘You’ll never see a ‘Black Lives Matter’ t-shirt at a GOP convention’", DeadState, 2 May 2015, http://deadstate.org/d-l-hughley-tells-conservative-youll-never-see-a-black-lives-matter-t-shirt-at-a-gop-convention/.

On Donald Trump:
Americans are demonstrating against me "because they don’t know me."

"President-elect Trump speaks to a divided country on 60 Minutes", CBS News, 2016 November 13, http://www.cbsnews.com/news/60-minutes-donald-trump-family-melania-ivanka-lesley-stahl/.

[Student protesters] putting themselves out there so publicly, with their future on the line, is worthy of adult support.

"The kids are right to protest Trump", Los Angeles Times, 17 November 2016, http://www.latimes.com/opinion/op-ed/la-oe-arellano-student-walkouts-20161117-story.html

People are upset and they're right to be upset. This is our country, and people have a right to have their voices heard.

"The Rachel Maddow Show, Transcript 11/10/2016", MSNBC, 10 November 2016, http://www.msnbc.com/transcripts/rachel-maddow-show/2016-11-10.