“All lives matter.” According to E! News, her tweet was followed by a slew of backlash which prompted the Mexican-American star to respond with an explanation.
One follower said, “So you’re just going to delete that tweet and act like it never happened?,” noting to another user that her saying “All lives matter” was a huge problem.
Now, some of you might be asking, why exactly did people have an issue with Becky G saying “All lives matter” when tweeting about Alton Sterling? What’s wrong with that when all lives do matter?
The current state is saying that Black lives matter less than others.
As this piece notes, “Black lives are made to believe, every day and all across the world, that they are worthless.”
The Black Lives Matter movement is just trying to tell everyone that Black people’s lives matter just as much as everyone else.