Walmart pulls some Black Lives Matter merchandise from shelves

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Walmart has agreed to pull certain “Black Lives Matter” merchandise from its website after a complaint from the fraternal order of police.

The t-shirts and sweatshirts for sale read “bulletproof.” The fraternal order for police said that the phrase “could invite violence.”

A Walmart spokesman said they will continue to sell other Black Lives Matter, Blue Lives Matter and All Lives Matter merchandise.

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