A single day following getting criticized for not speaking out about the deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, actuality television star Kim Kardashian posted a lengthy note on her web site about the Black Lives Matter motion. “This week we watched Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, two innocent black males, get senselessly murdered by police officers,” Kardashian wrote. “Like a lot of you guys, I watched the videos, and was appalled and fully heartbroken. I was left speechless, angry and numb.” Kardashian, who is married to rapper Kanye West and has two young children with her husband, additional that she desires her son and daughter to develop up “knowing that their lives matter.” “I do not ever want to have to teach my son to be scared of the police, or inform him that he has to view his back because the folks we are advised to believe in – the men and women who 'protect and serve' – may possibly not be defending and serving him since of the shade of his skin,” she wrote of her son, Saint West. She continued, “The last point we need is to fuel anger with far more detest or violence, specially toward the numerous incredible police officers who risk their lives each and every single day to defend our families and communities. We need to peacefully use the power of our voices and the power of our numbers to demand changes in the judicial technique so that brutality does not ever go unpunished.” “It is our obligation as Americans and as parents to create a secure future for our kids. We should do something NOW,” she additional in conclusion. “We must speak up right up until we are heard and genuine, efficient adjustments are made,” she wrote. “Alton Sterling, Philando Castile, Trayvon Martin, Mike Brown, Eric Garner, Freddie Gray, Tamir Rice, Sandra Bland, Sean Bell ... and sadly so a lot of a lot more. Hashtags are not enough. This must finish now.” On Thursday, right after Kardashian posted a selfie to Instagram, a lot of commenters criticized her for not speaking out about the Sterling and Castile deaths. Between the stars who have commented on the deaths incorporated John Legend, Jay Z, Beyoncé, Chance the Rapper, Solange Knowles, and numerous other individuals.