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President Obama Defends Black Lives Matter By Comparing Them to Abolition Movement

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President Obama continued to make news from abroad Sunday morning, taking questions from reporters as he wrapped up meetings with Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy in Madrid. After deflecting another question about the FBI’s email investigation, the President tackled criticism that have been leveled at the #BlackLivesMatter movement over a handful of anti-cop statements that have been made at protests. The President acknowledged that sometimes, protesters will say things that are “stupid” or “imprudent,” but he defended the movement as part of the American tradition that includes other great social movements, while cautioning against anti-cop rhetoric President Obama Defends Black Lives Matter By Comparing Them to Abolition Movement,alton sterling,Mariano Rajoy,Philando Castile,President Obama,dallas,police,Black Lives Matter,Obama President Obama Defends Black Lives Matter By Comparing Them to Abolition Movement,alton sterling,Mariano Rajoy,Philando Castile,President Obama,dallas,police,Black Lives Matter,Obama President Obama Defends Black Lives Matter By Comparing Them to Abolition Movement,alton sterling,Mariano Rajoy,Philando Castile,President Obama,dallas,police,Black Lives Matter,Obama President Obama Defends Black Lives Matter By Comparing Them to Abolition Movement,alton sterling,Mariano Rajoy,Philando Castile,President Obama,dallas,police,Black Lives Matter,Obama President Obama Defends Black Lives Matter By Comparing Them to Abolition Movement,alton sterling,Mariano Rajoy,Philando Castile,President Obama,dallas,police,Black Lives Matter,Obama President Obama Defends Black Lives Matter By Comparing Them to Abolition Movement,alton sterling,Mariano Rajoy,Philando Castile,President Obama,dallas,police,Black Lives Matter,Obama President Obama Defends Black Lives Matter By Comparing Them to Abolition Movement,alton sterling,Mariano Rajoy,Philando Castile,President Obama,dallas,police,Black Lives Matter,Obama President Obama Defends Black Lives Matter By Comparing Them to Abolition Movement,alton sterling,Mariano Rajoy,Philando Castile,President Obama,dallas,police,Black Lives Matter,Obama