Tag Archives: racial injustice

Monday Open Thread | Michael B. Jordan presents Central Park 5 with ACLU courage award

LOS ANGELES— Michael B. Jordan told the men known as the Central Park Five on Friday that he cannot watch footage of the new series “When They See Us” without getting emotional and feeling that as a young black man … Continue reading

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Breaking News: George Zimmerman to be charged in Trayvon Martin shooting

Washington Post.com Florida special prosecutor Angela Corey plans to announce as early as this afternoon that she is charging neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman in the shooting of Trayvon Martin, according to a law enforcement official close to the investigation. … Continue reading

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Attorney General Eric Holder disusses Trayvon Martin killing

GlobalGrind.com Attorney General Eric Holder said Wednesday that the Justice Department will take appropriate action in the killing of Trayvon Martin if it finds evidence that a federal criminal civil rights crime has been committed. The attorney general made the … Continue reading

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Trayvon Martin Hoodie March in LA

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The Dream Defenders Shuts Down Sanford Police Station

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