# Black Lives Matter Supporter
9 Aug 2019
In a tweet, Beto O'Rourke said
Five years ago, Michael Brown was shot dead by a police officer. In the years since, we’ve heard too many names, too many similar stories, to count. In each, we are reminded of an idea as urgent, and as ignored, today as it was when Michael was killed: Black Lives Matter.
This user contribution was reformatted and added to the record of Beto O'Rourke's views on 14 Jun 2022.