Actually, it’s not just black people’s lives that matter

Re: “Black Lives Matter message deserves to be heard,” Letter, June 18.

What about the rest of us? Don’t we count as well?

I am Caucasian. I did not choose the colur of my skin or the country where I was born.

Racism is wrong, and to say back lives matter is a racist slur against the rest of humanaity.

All lives matter.

The pulling down of statues and nonuments will not change history. They should serve as a reminder of past atrocities. If we choose to deny history, it will surely repeat itself.

We are one people, and there is only one race: the human race.

Lloyd Wongstedt, Red Deer

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