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Melissa Harris Perry smacks Sean Hannity’s trolling of President Obama’s speech about Trayvon Martin

 Melissa Harris Perry illustrates the conversation some white Americans like Sean Hannity are having about race. Listen how Sean Hannity contorts what President Obama said last Friday, and how he proves what the president said by his own contorted comments.  The stupid really burns … Continue reading

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Updated! ‘Justice for Trayvon’ rallies draw thousands across the country

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‘Justice for Trayvon’ Rallies in 100 Cities

(ABC News)One week after a jury found George Zimmerman not guilty in the death of unarmed teen Trayvon Martin, people began to gather for rallies scheduled nationwide to press for federal civil rights charges against the former neighborhood watch leader. … Continue reading

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