#JusticeForTonyRobinson: Teen’s Uncle Clarifies His Comments On His Nephew’s Biracial Background & Black Lives Matter
Tony Robinson’s Uncle Speaks On His Nephew’s Death
Turin Carter, the uncle of Tony Robinson who was fatally shot in Wisconsin, is clarifying his recent statement on his family member.
As previously reported Turin said the following during a news conference:
“We don’t want to just stop at black lives matter. … Tyrell is a mixture of everything. You can’t look at him and say he’s black,” Carter said.
and angered several people who thought he was dismissing the “black lives matter” narrative because of his 19-year-old nephew’s biracial heritage.
Now according to Turin who personally contacted BOSSIP with a statement, that’s simply untrue and his point was not received correctly.
I can tell the point I was trying to get across has not been received correctly in some instances…what I meant by my comments was that we cannot pretend anymore that when a black man is killed it…
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