Not all lives matter to me

16 Aug

ALL lives matter

It is not a cliché. Or a slogan. Or a wish. It is a truth.

Whatever sex, shade of skin, geographic location or country of origin, sexual orientation, religion, age, background, wealth or poverty, tribe, social standing, political position, fame, class or caste.

ALL lives matter.

Not only do all lives matter. But they all matter EQUALLY.

Nobody but nobody, is better or more important than anyone else.

But whoever you are, wherever you are in the world, if other innocent lives matter so little to you that you are prepared to kill, maim, rape, bully, terrorise, harass, suppress, disenfranchise, subjugate, or damage other lives …

Then your life does not matter to me

Not one little bit.



© the author writing as Romantic Dominant

I wrote and posted this two years ago, and repeated it last year. Nothing much has changed. In fact, in all of the most powerful nations, and in many others, to a greater or lesser extent, human life has been devalued further in the last two years.

Photograph taken from the web. I was going to use photos of religious extremists (of any religion) or American white supremacists or similar from elsewhere, but I could not bear to look at their foul hate-filled faces.


Posted by on August 16, 2019 in Still Life, Uncategorized


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5 responses to “Not all lives matter to me

  1. patti o'malley (@OzoneparkPatti)

    August 16, 2019 at 11:24 pm

    Yes we do..everyone matters

    Liked by 1 person

  2. thereluctantpoet

    August 24, 2019 at 4:12 am

    Reblogged this on The Reluctant Poet.

    Liked by 1 person

  3. eragoddesoflove

    August 14, 2020 at 8:04 pm

    Even u matter

    Liked by 1 person


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