‘White Lives Matter’ Marine Wildlife Conservation T-Shirts Anger NAACP
A man attempting to raise awareness for conservation efforts for the white and blue marlin designed T-shirts with the slogans “White Lives Matter” and “Blue Lives Matter” — both with a drawing of an upside-down fish on the front. But complaints soon rolled in after the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) called to express their outrage.
The designer of the shirts expressed his shock that anyone would be upset with his campaign to raise awareness for the fish and insisted that anyone looking at them would find the message obvious.
“The response has been mostly positive,” George Lamplugh of the White Marlin Marinatold the Delmarva Daily Times of Salisbury, Maryland. “Any person who sees the shirt and sees that flag will know what it’s for.” – READ MORE