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Billie Eilish is speaking out amid the George Floyd protests.

Billie Eilish Protests 'All Lives Matter' Movement

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By Emily Reily

This week, amid protests over George Floyd's death, the "All Lives Matter" movement has been continuing alongside the Black Lives Matter movement, and singer Billie Eilish is not having it.

"All Lives Matter" claims that people shouldn't focus on specific groups and the rights that are being infringed upon them. But "All Lives Matter" is also seen as trying to downplay the BLM movement.

In a recent post, Eilish said that she wanted to "address this delicately," but "holy f—king s—, I'm just gonna start talking."

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Billie Eilish slams the All Lives Matter movement.
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"If I hear one more white person say 'aLL liVeS maTtEr' one more f—ing time, I'm gonna lose my f—ing mind," she said.

Eilish directed her angst specifically at the All Lives Matter movement, telling them:

"Will you shut the f— up? No one is saying your life is not hard. No one is saying literally anything at all about you. All you mfs do is find a way to make everything about yourself. This is not about you. Stop making everything about you. You are not in need. You are not in danger."

Billie Eilish wants to make clear that all white people have privilege.
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Eilish adds that whether white people realize it or not, they have these privileges.

"Society gives you privilege just for being white," she said. And she also pointed out that being white, "poor" and "struggling," still allows for some privileges that black people don't get.

In fact, Eilish says, having white skin gives people: "more privilege than you even realize and nobody is saying that makes you better than anyone. It just lets you live your life without having to worry about surviving simply because of your skin color!!! You are privileged!!"

She hashtagged her post "Justice for George Floyd."

Billie Eilish has spoken out against the All Lives Matter movement.
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Eilish used the All Lives Matter name to turn the tables on itself.

"If all lives matter why are black people killed for just being black?"

She also acknowledge that while white privilege also includes Hispanic, Native American and Asian people, "right now right in this moment... we have to address hundreds of years of oppression of black people."

"The slogan of #BlackLivesMatter does not mean other lives don't. It's calling attention to the fact that society clearly thinks black lives don't f—ing matter!!!!!! And they f—ing do!!!!!!"

Derek Chauvin has been charged with murder in the death of George Floyd.
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The recent protests and riots that have gone on around the country were fueled by the death of George Floyd, a black man who was killed after Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin put his knee on Floyd's neck when Floyd was under arrest.

Though Floyd continued to plead for his life, and say that he couldn't breathe, Chauvin kept his knee there until Floyd stopped moving. Chauvin has been arrested and charged with manslaughter and third-degree murder.

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