There’s something very wrong when masses of people are able to come together at the drop of a hat to protest the death of a member of their community at the hands of a cop, but are unable to find the energy to protest when a member of their community is killed by another member of their community.

The music icon spoke at the North Minneapolis Conference on Peace on Saturday.

Stevie Wonder spoke out about Black Lives Matter and youth gun violence at the North Minneapolis Conference on Peace on Saturday.

Trending: JUST IN: Huge Crowd Lines Up In The Cold For Trump Rally In Montana: “My jaw dropped!” [Video]

“It is in your hands to stop all of the killing and the shooting wherever it might be,” Wonder said. “You cannot say, ‘Black lives matter,’ and then kill yourselves. Because you know we’ve mattered long before it was said, but the way we show that we matter, the way that we show all the various people of color matter is by loving each other and doing something about it. Not just talking about it, not just waiting to see the media and press come when there’s a horrible thing.”

take our poll - story continues below

Who should replace Nikki Haley as our ambassador to the U.N.?

  • Who should replace Nikki Haley as our ambassador to the U.N.?  

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Completing this poll grants you access to 100PercentFedUp.com updates free of charge. You may opt out at anytime. You also agree to this site's Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Watch:

Wonder’s statement came after he highlighted the fatal shooting of Philando Castile during a traffic stop by former Minnesota police officer Jeronimo Yanez. On Friday, Yanez was acquitted of all charges by a jury. – Billboard

The amazing website heyjackass.com provides up-to-date information on the current gun-crime situation in the  gun-free city of Chicago. Why are there no protests in the city of Chicago from Black Lives Matter?

Every 2:30 minutes a person is shot in the city of Chicago. Where is the outrage from the black community over the killing of their own in their communities?


Join The Conversation. Leave a Comment.