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The Resurgence of ‘Stand Your Ground’ Laws...

The criminalization of Black people and the use of white vigilantism as a weapon of violence against us are by no means a new concept in...

Study: Florida’s Controversial ‘Stand Your Ground’ Law...

Highlighted by the 2012 shooting death of Black teen Trayvon Martin, Florida's controversial "Stand Your Ground" law has gained national notoriety over the years. But the...

Trayvon Martin’s Parents to Pen Memoir About...

The parents of murdered teen Trayvon Martin are publishing a book about his life. The death of Tracy Martin and Sybrina Fulton's son caused a...

Black Twitter Unleashes on Old George Zimmerman...

Trayvon Martin's acquitted fatal shooter began trending online Tuesday, and it left many confused. A jury found George Zimmerman not guilty in the 2013...

George Zimmerman Plays Victim in 911 Call...

George Zimmerman — the man found not guilty in the death of Trayvon Martin — was punched in the face after bragging about the...

‘They Didn’t Raise Their Son Right:’ George...

George Zimmerman is at it again. It wasn't enough for him to fatally shoot 17-year-old Trayvon Martin and then attempt to auction off the...

George Zimmerman Brushes Off Death Threats After...

In an interview Wednesday with Florida's Fox News affiliate WOGX, George Zimmerman — the man responsible for killing 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in 2012 —...

Fortune Ranks Black Lives Matter Founders Among...

A new Fortune ranking puts the three founders of the Black Lives Matter Movement high among other global politicians and leaders. In a list of...

Social Media in Uproar After George Zimmerman...

George Zimmerman retweeted an image over the weekend showing the body of Trayvon Martin, the Black teenager he shot and killed without conviction three...

Why Isn’t There Outrage About Hawks’ Thabo...

Thabo Sefolosha likely would not have made the difference in the Atlanta Hawks’ eventual elimination from the playoffs against the Cleveland Cavaliers—a probable sweep...

Fundraising Campaign for Michael Slager, Cop Charged...

In yet another indication of the cruelty and heartlessness that courses throughout the land, GoFundMe yesterday had to shut down a fundraising site that...

To The Surprise of No One, Justice...

In an announcement that surprised no one familiar with past Justice Department investigations of whites killing Black men, Darren Wilson was officially cleared of...

After Failing to Charge Darren Wilson, Justice...

The highly anticipated results of the Justice Department’s investigation into the Ferguson Police Department wrought confirmation of what many already suspected: That it was...

Trayvon Martin’s Mother Surprised By The Prevalence...

Following the death of her 17-year-old son, Trayvon Martin, many things came as a surprise to Sybrina Fulton. The overwhelming amount of support from...

Why Was Sean Grant Nearly Executed for...

When Sean Grant goes on trial this week in Volusia County, Florida, the major charges against him will be two counts of aggravated assault. But...

Justice Dept. Will Not Bring Charges Against...

With the announcement that the Justice Department will not file federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman for the 2012 death of 17-year-old Trayvon...

Marissa Alexander Walks (Mostly) Free From Prison...

The torturous ordeal of Florida mother Marissa Alexander has nearly come to an end, as Alexander was freed from prison yesterday after serving three...

George Zimmerman’s Pattern of Trouble Continues, Arrested...

George Zimmerman, who was acquitted of murdering unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin, leaving many Blacks across the world dismayed at the fairness of the judicial...

Court Case May Make It Easier to...

An appeal to the Florida Supreme Court on Tuesday of the controversial “Stand Your Ground” law, which worked to the benefit of George Zimmerman...

Former George Zimmerman Supporter Has Major Change...

Frank Taafe, the man who was once one of George Zimmerman’s most outspoken supporters, has had a major change of heart and believes Trayvon...