Originally Posted by Fuuma
They were making the obvious point that saying "black lives matter" doesn't mean "only black lives matter" but rather "look at the way police are treating black people in the USA, you should care because black lives ALSO matter, just like yours". Basically if a house is on fire, it makes sense to focus on that particular house. Isn't the analogy patently obvious?
Perhaps they should try illustrating that with a house that isn't already completely engulfed in flames, then.
I get the analogy, and I support the idea. I just think it's poorly executed.