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'All lives matter' -- words of moral cowardice

'All lives matter' -- words of moral cowardice

This is a column about three words of moral cowardice: "All lives matter." Those words have risen as a kind of counter to "Black lives matter," the movement that coalesced in response to recent killings and woundings of unarmed African-Americans by assailants -- usually police officers -- who often go unpunished. Mike Huckabee raised that counter-cry last week, telling CNN, "When I hear people scream 'black lives matter,' I'm thinking, of course they do. But all lives matter. It's not that any life matters more than another." As if that were not bad enough, the former Arkansas governor and would-be president upped the ante by adding...

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