8-year-old stages BLM protest in video game

A little boy is going viral after his mother shared a video of him organizing a Black Lives Matter protest in a video game.

TikTok user Cat Hunt shared a video of her 8-year-old son advocating for the Black Lives Matter movement while playing Animal Jam.

The virtual protest is a response to

the recent killings of Ahmaud Arbery,

George Floyd and Breonna Taylor.

“Are you guys having a protest?”

Cat asks her son, to which he

enthusiastically responds, “YES! YES!”.

In the game, Cat’s son and his friends shared the same message: “BLACK MATTER” .

According to Cat’s son, the game prohibits them from writing “Black lives matter”.

They staged a mini-protest after a hostile

user told them “to stop talking about

George Floyd,” according to the video caption

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