- Vava Tampa asks why we feel so strongly to take to the streets over killings in US
- But we remain silent about killings of blacks in Congo, South Sudan or Brazil, he says
Vava Tampa is the founder of Save the Congo!, a London-based campaign tackling the human tragedy engulfing the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The opinions expressed in this column belong to the author.
(CNN)Let's be honest: When people say "Black Lives Matter," what they really mean is that Black American Lives Matter.